Lot 1. A CARVED STANDING WOOD FIGURE OF AMITABHA (AMIDA NYORAI)

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Auction date:01.10.2020   10:00 UTC +00:00
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Lot 1 | A CARVED STANDING WOOD FIGURE OF AMITABHA (AMIDA NYORAI)
The carved wood figure modeled as Amitabha Buddha standing in samabhanga, the face with a serene expression and incised downcast eyes, the right hand raised in vitarkamudra and the left held in dhyanamudra, the hair arranged in small, snail-shaped spiral curls (rahotsu) rising into the ushnisha, wearing a robe open at the torso and falling in pleats, the body applied with lacquer, inlaid glass urna to the forehead, the figure standing on a carved lotus platform
40 cm. (153/4 in.) high

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Preview10.09.2020 - 01.10.2020
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