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Gilt-stone Buddha

Auction:
3132T
Lot:
1391
Sold for:
$308$250

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Auction:
Discovery - 3132T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
September 12, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Gilt-stone Buddha, China, 19th/20th century, seated cross-legged on a lotus throne, with his hands in bhumisparsha mudra, ht. 14 1/4 in.

Asian Art Online
Estimate $200-300

minor loss of gilt.


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, Buddhahood, Buddhism, Buddhist culture, Gestures, Indian iconography, Indian religions, Ivory carved tusk depicting Buddha life stories, Mudra, Religion, Vajrayana

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