Sale 13AS01 | Lot 33

Chinese Silk Embroidery of Buddha

Catalogue: Asian Works of Art
Chinese Silk Embroidery of Buddha

Lot Details

Lot 33
Chinese Silk Embroidery of Buddha
Dated Guangxu Period 1875-1908
Seated on a lion above rockwork and waves, the forty-two armed figure with each hand holding a different attribute, dressed in long scarves and layered robes, the serene face below a foliate crown, clouds and bamboo in the background, all above text. Height 42 inches,width 24 inches.


C Property from a Private New York Collection

Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Sold for $34,375 (includes buyer's premium)

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Additional Notes & Condition Report

Overall toned and faded. Top margin of image silk is torn and somewhat brittle. Horizontal creasing on image just above rockwork. Entire image and text area silk is toned. The item needs to be remounted and stabilized. The bordering silk is torn faded and rotting.


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Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Sold for $34,375 (includes buyer's premium)

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Asian Works of Art

Mon, Mar 18, 2013 at 10am EDT
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