A gilt-bronze repoussé figure of a lama 16th century

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Lot 272
A gilt-bronze repoussé figure of a lama
16th century

Sold for £ 5,250 (US$ 7,215) inc. premium
A gilt-bronze repoussé figure of a lama
16th century
The solemn figure seated cross-legged with his left hand raised holding a sutra and the right held in his lap, wearing a robe with intricately-incised hems falling in undulating pleats over the double-lotus pedestal.
19.4cm (7 1/2in) high

Footnotes

  • 十六世紀 銅鎏金喇嘛像

    此像跏趺端坐於仰覆蓮座上,頭無鬚髮,雙目直視,面相英俊,輪廓鮮明。上身着僧祇支和袒右肩袈裟,下身着僧裙,衣緣刻花卉紋,右手結觸地印,左手持經書。此像以錘疊工藝製成,整體形象生動傳神。
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