A cast bronze censer in the form of Manjusri on a lion Qing dynasty, 18th/19th century
Lot 8101
A cast bronze censer in the form of Manjusri on a lion Qing dynasty, 18th/19th century
Sold for US$ 3,125 inc. premium
Auction Details
A cast bronze censer in the form of Manjusri on a lion Qing dynasty, 18th/19th century
Lot Details
A cast bronze censer in the form of Manjusri on a lion
Qing dynasty, 18th/19th century
The long-faced Bodhisattva of wisdom coiffed in flowing tresses and attired in loose and open robes clutching a ruyi scepter in his left hand above a long vertical smoke vent, fitted to a separately cast mount in the form of a large grinning and clawed beast displaying tightly curled locks of fur around the maw and brow as well as along the flanks and jutting from the fetlocks and the pertly up-swept tail.
13in (33cm) high
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