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Bronze Buddhist Figure

Auction:
2591B
Lot:
499
Sold for:
$5,333$4,500

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2591B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 21, 2012 11:00AM

Description:

Bronze Buddhist Figure, China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), cast as the seated figure of Manjusri in the royal ease pose atop a lion, his right hand in Karana mudra, ht. 13 in.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

loss of gilt and color, In good condition.

Keywords

China, Bodhisattvas, Buddhism, Chinese ceramics, Gestures, Iconography, Manjusri, Ming Dynasty, Mudra, Vajrayana Buddhism

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