A gilt-bronze figure of a bodhisattva, Ming dynasty, 16th-17th century. Estimate 8,000 —12,000 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