Sale 17AS02 | Lot 12

Tibetan Gilt-Copper Alloy Figure of Tsong Khapa

Catalogue: Asian Works of Art
Tibetan Gilt-Copper Alloy Figure of Tsong Khapa

Lot Details

Lot 12
Tibetan Gilt-Copper Alloy Figure of Tsong Khapa
18th/19th Century
Cast seated in dhyanasana on a double lotus base, the hands held in dharmachakra mudra each holding the long stem of a stylized lotus extending upwards and flanking the shoulders, one lotus stalk supporting a book, the other a covered vessel, dressed in long flowing robes incised with foliate scrolling, the face with a meditative expression, beneath a blade-shaped cap with lappets falling over the shoulders. Height 15 inches.
Exhibited:
Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minnesota, under long term loan


C Property from a Private Minneapolis Collection

Estimate: $20,000 - $30,000
Sold for $18,750 (includes buyer's premium)

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Normal wear.


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Estimate: $20,000 - $30,000
Sold for $18,750 (includes buyer's premium)

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Asian Works of Art

Mon, Sep 11, 2017 at 10am EDT
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