Default Thumbnail Image A

Lot 29Sino-Tibetan Gilt-Bronze Figure of Bodhisattva
19th Century
Cast seated in dhyanasana on a double lotus pedestal, the arms folded in dhyanamudra supporting a ritual vase, wearing a dhoti and embellished with beaded jewelry around the chest and arms, the face with a benevolent expression flanked by large pendulant earrings, the hair gathered into a high chignon behind a five-leaf diadem. Height 8 3/8 inches.

Estimate $15,000-20,000

Residue on gilded surface. Possible restoration to beaded necklace in front. Possible restoration to facial features.

Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Doyle New York shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.