June 23, 2022 10:00 EST

Collect: Asian Arts

 
  Lot 123
 

123

A Chinese bronze figure of the infant Buddha
Ming dynasty

Depicted standing on a double-lotus base, dark brown patina

H: 13 3/4 in.

PROVENANCE:

Property from a private collection, Chicago, Illinois

NOTE:

The present sculpture illustrates an episode from the birth of the Buddha, where the infant Buddha takes seven steps, from which grow lotus blossoms, points to the heavens and the earth, and a voice declares his lordship over these realms and the Buddha's final rebirth.

Sold for $1,890
Estimated at $1,500 - $2,000


 

Depicted standing on a double-lotus base, dark brown patina

PROVENANCE:

Property from a private collection, Chicago, Illinois

NOTE:

The present sculpture illustrates an episode from the birth of the Buddha, where the infant Buddha takes seven steps, from which grow lotus blossoms, points to the heavens and the earth, and a voice declares his lordship over these realms and the Buddha's final rebirth.

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