A gilt copper alloy Buddha Shakyamuni Qing, 18th century
Lot 162
A parcel-gilt copper alloy figure of Buddha Shakyamuni Qing, 18th century
Sold for US$ 12,500 inc. premium
Auction Details
A gilt copper alloy Buddha Shakyamuni Qing, 18th century
Lot Details
A parcel-gilt copper alloy figure of Buddha Shakyamuni
A parcel-gilt copper alloy figure of Buddha Shakyamuni
Qing, 18th century
In the earth-touching aspect with finely detailed foliate hemline and glossy patina to the un-gilded skin.
6 5/8 in. (16.8 cm) high

Footnotes

  • Compare the definitions of the hands and feet, and the base with a parcel-gilt figure of Tsong Khapa in the Folker Collection, see Ulrich von Schroeder, Indo-Tibetan Bronzes, Hong Kong, 1981, no. 156C.

    Provenance:
    Private Collection, New Jersey
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