A bronze seated figure of Amitayus, Ming dynasty. Sold for US$ 52,500 (€42,965). Photo: Bonhams.
Seated dhyanasana on a double lotus pedestal base with hands in dhyana mudra resting on a richly decorated robe and under a jewel-laden chest, the crowned figure with downcast features and pendant ears framing powerful shoulders. 18 1/2in (47.5cm) high
Property from the Collection of Frank and Georgia James
Bonhams. FINE CHINESE WORKS OF ART, 16 Dec 2014 10:00 PST – SAN FRANCISCO