Sale 16AS02 | Lot 39

Chinese Lacquered and Giltwood Figure of a Bodhisattva

Catalogue: Asian Works of Art

Lot Details

Lot 39
Chinese Lacquered and Giltwood Figure of a Bodhisattva
Ming Dynasty
Seated with the hands held in the lap, dressed in long layered robes left open at the chest, the face with a downcast meditative expression beneath a removable foliate-form crown and before hair swept back into a high topknot, traces of white, red, black and gilt pigments. Height overall 11 3/4 inches.
Ken Gill, France, March 4, 2005

C Property of a Park Avenue Collector

Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000

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Additional Notes & Condition Report

Scattered worm holes, overall loss and wear to lacquer surface, traces of gilt on the face, age wear to wood, wood base probably 19th century

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Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000

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Asian Works of Art

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