A gilt-bronze figure of Green Tara, Tibet, 15th century. Estimate 7,000 — 9,000 GBP. Photo: Sotheby’s
seated in lalitasana on a double-lotus base, the right hand held in varadamudra and the left raised to the chest in vitarkamudra, both supporting uptala lotuses rising to the shoulders along the elbows, wearing a dhoti and a loose shawl over the shoulder, adorned with inlaid bejewelled necklaces around the waist and the chest, the face with a benevolent expression, crowned with a five-leaf tiara in front of a high chignon; 17.7cm., 7in.
PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN PRIVATE COLLECTION
Sotheby’s. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Londres | 05 nov. 2014, 10:00 AM