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A gilt-bronze figure of a bodhisattva, Ming dynasty, 16th-17th centuryEstimate 8,00012,000 GBP. Photo: Sotheby’s

the figure seated in dhyasasana on a double-lotus base, the hands in dharmacakramudra wearing a dhoti and a shawl draped over the shoulders and ornate body jewellery, flanked by two lotus at the shoulders, the hair pulled up in a high chignon and framed with a five-petal diadem; 24.2cm., 9½in.

PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN PRIVATE COLLECTION

Sotheby’s. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Londres | 05 nov. 2014, 10:00 AM