Lot 236: MASSIVE BRONZE BUDDHA OF BODDHISHATVA
11 November 2016
Marietta, GA, USALive Auction
Description: Massive Chinese Ming Bronze Buddha figure of Bodhisattva. finely cast body, with serene face and elaborate floral-decorated robe and jewelry, seated cross-legged in full Lotus position. Wearing a necklace with three pendent tassels and priest's robes cast with patchwork and with foliate borders, the hair worn in long knotted plaits and gathered up into a topknot within the openwork five point foliate crown. Adorned with blue pigment on the robe and hair, red pigment on the crown reverse, the seeing eyes and lip naturally painted.
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Dimensions: Dimension: 22-1/2" H
Date: Ming Dynasty