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Green-glazed Earthenware Brick with Buddha

Auction:
3134B
Lot:
262
Sold for:
$277$225

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3134B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Green-glazed Earthenware Brick with Buddha, China, 19th century, seated in dhyana with his hands in uttarabodhi mudra, traces of pigments and gold, inscribed with date "Jiaqing 11" (1806) to the right, a brushed character to the left, ht. 7 1/2 x 6 x 1 1/4 in.
Estimate $150-200


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Keywords

China, Buddhist culture, Ceramic glazes, Gestures, Human behavior, Indian religions, Mudra, Pottery, Vajrayana, Visual arts

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