Lot 2170. Large Buddha Head

Starting price:€ 5 000
Auction date:12.06.2019   12:00 UTC +02:00
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ID 199813
Lot 2170Large Buddha Head
Thailand. Early Ayutthaya Period. Late 14. - early 15. Century

Yellow sand stone with remnants of gilding, red and black lacquer. The eyes with original mother-of-pearl inlays. The long and straight shaped nose sits in two elegant brows arches over the
expressive eyes with half closed eyelids fort. This shape is repeated
Hair approach. The ushnisha with two stages as well as the hairstyle with fine
Relief points as a representation of the hair is occupied. The ketumala-flame is absent. The to a
a slight Smile pursed lips emphasized a fine, circumferential engraving line. The Ears
are strongly pulled in the length and references to the Royal descent of the Buddha. Height 47cm, width 31.5 cm, depth 27cm. On a metal base. Condition A/B.
Provenance:
-Private Collection, Hong Kong.
-Art Loss Register No. S00041593

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