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Bronze Buddha

Auction:
3009T
Lot:
1823
Sold for:
$338$275

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Auction:
Discovery - 3009T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 17, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Bronze Buddha, China, Ming dynasty style, seated on a lotus throne mounted on an openwork oval base with three-sided front and arched back, his hands in dhyana mudra, with a conforming wood stand, ht. 8 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

casting flaws with holes and breakages, heavy surface dirt to some areas, missing the third eye.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

China, Buddhism, Buddhist culture, Gestures, Indian iconography, Indian religions, Mudra, Openwork, Religion, Vajrayana, Visual arts

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