Lot 2194. As The Buddha

Starting price:€ 4 200
Auction date:07.12.2017   11:00
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ID 19233
Lot 2194As The Buddha
Thailand. Sukhothai Style. 15./16. Century

the gold sheet, probably a wood core, worked. Walking on a slightly oval Lotus base. The Left raised in the gesture of
ceremony, the fearlessness, the trend-setting rights in an elegant swing, 'like an elephant's trunk'
on the side of the earth. The coat like shown kasaya-robe with a graceful
momentum. Weight 33g, height 11.6 cm. Condition A/B.
The screams at the end of the Buddha was first represented by Sukhothai artists and is interpreted among other things as the representation of the return of Buddha from heaven after he had informed his teaching. Despite the small size of the figure, the artist's great elegance in the movement and at the same time determination to convey.

provenance:
-German private collection

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