A gilt-bronze Nyingma Lama Qing dynasty, 18th century
Lot 464
A gilt-bronze Nyingma Lama Qing dynasty, 18th century
Sold for HK$ 68,750 (US$ 8,870) inc. premium
Lot Details
The Property of a Gentleman (lots 451-474)
A gilt-bronze Nyingma Lama
Qing dynasty, 18th century
Finely cast in the form of a guru of the Nyingma school, the figure seated in dhyanasana, his facial composure full of wisdom crowned with an elaborate headress, the body adorned in a sleeveless robe with a shawl draped over the shoulders, all decorated with finely incised hems.
9cm high.

Footnotes

  • 清十八世紀 銅鎏金寧瑪派喇嘛坐像

    For a comparable Tibetan figure of a seated Nyingma Lama, see Ulrich von Schroeder, Buddhist Sculptures in Tibet. Volume II. Tibet & China, Hong Kong, 2001, p.1083, no.281e-281g.
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