29 mai 2019

A highly important and monumental imperial gilt-lacquered wood figure of the Medicine Buddha, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Lot 2704. A highly important and monumental imperial gilt-lacquered wood figure of the Medicine Buddha, Qing dynasty, 18th century. The figure: 68 in. (172.7 cm.) high; gilt-lacquered wood pedestal: 27 in. (68.5 cm.) high. Estimate HKD 30,000,000 - HKD 50,000,000. Price realised HKD 31,325,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019. The Buddha is shown seated in padmasana with his right hand extended in varadamudraand his left hand held above his lap, with palm... [Lire la suite]