Sale 13AS01 | Lot 53

Tibetan Bronze Figure of Vajrapani

Catalogue: Asian Works of Art
Tibetan Bronze Figure of Vajrapani

Lot Details

Lot 53
Tibetan Bronze Figure of Vajrapani
Late 16th century
Standing in pratyalidhasana, his raised right hand holding the vajra, the left in tarjanimudra, his cold gilded face with a fierce expression below and urna and between elongated earlobes with circular earrings and beneath red flaming hair. Height 11 1/4 inches.
Provenance:
Doris Wiener Gallery, 1980


Estimate: $7,000 - $10,000
Sold for $15,000 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Small areas of loss to tips of flaming hair. Forehead, just above hair line has a post coming out. Bronze square repair to back of hip. Pigment loss to hair and face.


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Estimate: $7,000 - $10,000
Sold for $15,000 (includes buyer's premium)

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Asian Works of Art

Mon, Mar 18, 2013 at 10am EDT
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