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Lot 193. A Sino-Tibetan gilt-bronze figure of Amitayus, 17th-18th century; 24cm., 9 1/2 in. Estimate 20,000 - 30,000 GBPLot sold 104,500 GBP. © Sotheby's 2013.

cast seated in dhyanasana on a double-lotus base, the hands lowered in dhyanamudra, wearing a dhoti embellished with beaded necklaces, the face with downcast eyes, surmounted by a tall elaborate headdress, all raised on an octagonal pedestal with foliate projections.

Provenance: Christie’s New York, 17th September 1999, lot 210.

Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art, London, 06 nov. 2013