October 14, 2021 10:00 EST

Asian Arts

 
Lot 45
 

45

A small Sino-Tibetan gilt-bronze figure of a bodhisattva 中原或西藏地区铜鎏金佛造像
18th century 十八世纪

Finely cast and chased, seated on a lotus-petal base, right hand in a vitarka mudra, a lotus stem held between forefinger and thumb, wearing elaborate bodhisattva jewelry and reticulated five-leaf crown, flowing robes with finely incised floral and scroll borders, underside of the base sealed and incised with a double vajra; later lotiform hardwood stand stamped CHINA.

(Qty: 1)

H: 4 7/8 in. (bronze)

Property from a private collection, Bryn Mawr, acquired prior to 2013

Sold for $8,820
Estimated at $3,000 - $5,000


 

Finely cast and chased, seated on a lotus-petal base, right hand in a vitarka mudra, a lotus stem held between forefinger and thumb, wearing elaborate bodhisattva jewelry and reticulated five-leaf crown, flowing robes with finely incised floral and scroll borders, underside of the base sealed and incised with a double vajra; later lotiform hardwood stand stamped CHINA.

(Qty: 1)

H: 4 7/8 in. (bronze)

Property from a private collection, Bryn Mawr, acquired prior to 2013

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