A gilt-bronze figure of Aksobhya 15th century

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Lot 269*
A gilt-bronze figure of Aksobhya
15th century

Sold for £ 12,500 (US$ 17,287) inc. premium
A gilt-bronze figure of Aksobhya
15th century
Seated gracefully with her right hand in bhumisparsa mudra and the left holding a vajra on her lap, delicately attired with a thin garment around the lower body and adorned with beaded jewellery, all supported on a throne with two lions flanking a wrathful figure at the waist backed by a flaming mandorla.
14.2cm (5 1/2in) high

Footnotes

  • 十五世紀 銅鎏金阿閦佛像

    See lot 293 for an example of an uncrowned Aksobhya.

    此尊頭戴寶冠,雙目細長,面含微笑,兩耳垂大圓環,神態溫厚。左手施禪定印,掌心托金剛杵,以示其金剛部主的身份,右手施觸地印。上身着貼體帔帛,下身穿長裙,線條自然流暢,佩戴嵌松石項鍊、臂釧、手釧。身後飾卷草紋背光,跏跌端坐於方形束腰蓮台,束腰上對稱雕有雙獅。整驅製作精細,形象華麗。

    可參看拍品編號293阿閦佛不戴冠的例子。
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