Lot 390: LARGE 16" QING GILT BRONZE BUDDHA
12 November 2016
Marietta, GA, USALive Auction
Description: This stately large gilt bronze figure of Buddha statue features a five-point crown, a high bun embed with a muni orb, elongated earlobes braided hair hanging to shoulder level, and long slim eyes. Its chest is naked revealing the breast. A silk belt is draped over the figure body, and wraps around both shoulders. A pendant hangs across the chest, and armlets are worn on both arms. With hands on leap, in Dhyana Mudra gesture of absolute balance, meditation. The figure is seated cross legged on a lotus pedestal. Crafted out of bronze and gilt, this Buddha statue exudes a magnificent aura and an enticing visual appeal. This gilt bronze piece is the result of superb craftsmanship, and serves as an excellent example of an Amitayus Buddha statue. The under base marked with Quadra-foil flori-form petals Vajra surrounding a centralized orb.
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Dimensions: Dimension: 16-3/4" H
Medium: Bronze, Gold