Lot 2108. Buddha Amoghasiddhi

Starting price:€ 3 500
Auction date:12.06.2019   12:00 UTC +02:00
ID 199751
Lot 2108Buddha Amoghasiddhi
Sinotibetisch. 18. Century

Bronze, finely engraved, remnants of gilding and the cult of painting. In his manifestation as a Bodhisattva on a double Lotus base seated in padmasana. The right Hand in the gesture of fearlessness (abhaya mudra) and the left resting in the meditation gesture (dhyana mudra) on his lap. He wears a five-piece crown and his long hair is bound to a double node. With the jewelry of a Bodhisattva and his shoulders covered by a scarf, which is guided up to the floor.

The figure is rich in detail and fine, like the hem of the robe shows an example. In addition, remnants of an old, possibly the original cult-paint are available. Socket closed, floor plate engraved with the Doppelvajra. Weight 426g, height 10.8 cm. Condition A/B.
-Dutch Private Collection. S acquired at Christie's Amsterdam on 1. In June 1988, lot 42 (copy of the invoice from Christie's in this case).
-Private Collection Hamburg, Germany. Purchased at Arts & Antiques Group, Amsterdam on 14. December 2015, Los 221

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