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Gilt-bronze Manjusri

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
790
Sold for:
$2,133$1,800

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 03, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Gilt-bronze Manjusri, China, 18th century, seated in dhyanasana pose atop a lotus throne, his primary hand in namaskara mudra, his secondary hands rising to the sides holding a padma and a mala, wearing foliate crown and large rosette earrings, with an image of Amitabha Buddha to his topknot, ht. 9 in.


Estimate $300-500

Keywords

China, Amitabha Buddha, Buddhahood, Buddhas, Buddhism, Buddhist practices, Iconography, Manjusri, Mudra, Vajrayana Buddhism

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