Lot 907. Anonymous priest-portrait with prayer chain on a Crescent moon in a Tondo-Form

Starting price:€ 1 800
Auction date:07.12.2017   10:30
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Lot 907Anonymous priest-portrait with prayer chain on a Crescent moon in a Tondo-Form
Anonymous priest-portrait with prayer chain on a Crescent moon in a Tondo-Form JAPAN, early Edo period
105,5 x 65 cm
Unusual composition of a semi-portraits in front of a Golden Background composed Background of a Mandorla, and below a Crescent moon on the waves. The barhäuptige monk holding a red prayer beads in the hands. On his Robe is probably the Text of a Sutra, the Hannya Shingyô written down. Scroll, ink, colors and Gold pendant on silk Brocade mount.
provenance: From an old German private collection - Minim. rubbed, partially minim. rest.

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