03 septembre 2021

A bronze figure of Manjushri, Qing dynasty, 18th - 19th century

Lot 1074. A bronze figure of Manjushri, Qing dynasty, 18th - 19th century; 21.7 cm. Estimate: 30,000 - 40,000 HKD. Lot Sold: 63,000 HKD. (C) 2021 Sotheby's Sotheby's. Chinese Art Online, including Song Ceramics from the Kai-Yin Lo Collection, Hong Kong, 26 August 2021

20 mars 2021

A magnificent and very rare large lacquered and gilt wood seated figure of Manjushri, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 820. A magnificent and very rare large lacquered and gilt wood seated figure of Manjushri, Kangxi period (1662-1722). The figure: 27 ½ in. (70 cm.) high; overall height: 37 in. (94.1 cm.) high. Estimate USD 300,000 - USD 500,000. Price realised USD 1,350,000. © Christie's 2021  The bodhisattva sits in dhyanasana on a double-lotus base, holding aloft a sword of wisdom in his raised right hand and a lotus stem in his left. He is clad in a... [Lire la suite]
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10 novembre 2020

A rare gilt-bronze figure of Manjushri, Xuande incised six-character presentation mark and of the period (1426-1435)

Lot 107. A rare gilt-bronze figure of Manjushri, Xuande incised six-character presentation mark and of the period (1426-1435); 9 3/8 in. (23.8 cm.) high. Estimate GBP 80,000 - GBP 120,000. Price realised GBP 100,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2020 The figure is cast seated in dhyanasana on a double-lotus base with four arms. The upper right hand is wielding a sword above his head and the lower left hand is holding a lotus stem. The body is richly covered with elaborate jewellery chains... [Lire la suite]
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20 septembre 2019

Bonhams to offer 8 museum-quality sculptures from one of the most important Himalayan art collections

Lot 805. A Gilt Copper Alloy Figure of Manjushri, Nepal, 9th-10th Century. Himalayan Art Resources item no.68446; 37.7 cm (14 7/8 in.) high. Estimate: HK$ 20,000,000 - 25,000,000 (€ 2,300,000 - 2,900,000). Photo: Bonhams. HONG KONG.- The international auction house Bonhams will present ‘The Path of Compassion: Masterpieces of Buddhist Sculpture’ on 7 October in Hong Kong – a single owner sale of eight Buddhist sculptures from the esteemed Nyingjei Lam Collection. The Collection, which translates... [Lire la suite]
19 août 2018

Manjushri, Tibet, ca 13e-14e siècle

Lot 38. Manjushri, Tibet, ca 13e-14e siècle. Alliage cuivreux doré. H. 30 cm. Estimation: 8 000 € - 15 000 €. Résultat 11 000 €. © Cornette de Saint-Cyr. Leprésenté debout en tribhanga le bodhisattva tient dans ses mains les tiges des lotus qui s'épanouissent au dessus de ses épaules, supportant les attributs, glaive et livre, qui permettent de l'identifier. Il est richement paré et coiffé d'un haut chignon dans une combinaison stylistique mêlant des éléments empruntés aux... [Lire la suite]
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08 juin 2018

A gilt-lacquered and painted bronze figure of Manjushri, Ming dynasty, circa 16th century

Lot 84. A gilt-lacquered and painted bronze figure of Manjushri, Ming dynasty, circa 16th century. Hauteur: 40 cm. (15 ¾ in.), socle en bois. Estimate EUR 30,000 - EUR 50,000 (USD 35,206 - USD 58,677). © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. Il est représenté assis en lalitasana sur un lion placé sur un socle lotiforme. Sa main tient la tige de lotus soutenant un manuscrit. L'épée de l'autre côté est manquante. Il est vêtu d'un dhoti et paré de bijoux précieux. Son visage serein est surmonté... [Lire la suite]

22 mai 2018

Manjushri, Art Sino-Tibétain, ca 19°siècle

Lot 43. Manjushri, Art Sino-Tibétain, ca 19°siècle. Détrempe sur toile, 182 x 89 cm. Estimation: 3 000 € / 6 000 €. © Cornette de Saint-Cyr Paris. Important thang-ka représentant le bodhisattva Manjushri assis au cœur d’un lotus émergeant d’un lac, brandissant son épée enflammée sensée trancher l’ignorance. Au dessus de son épaule gauche, une tige de lotus soutient la Prajnaparamita. Au dessus de lui, trône un lama de l’école dGe-lugs-pa, probablement une des incarnations du lCang-skya Khutukhtu, entouré... [Lire la suite]
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01 mai 2018

Dehua figures, Qing dynasty at Sotheby's London, 16 May 2018

Lot 5. A Dehua figure of Manjushri, Qing dynasty; 24 cm, 9 1/2  in. Estimate 4,000 — 6,000 GBP. Lot Sold 6,000 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's 2018. well modelled, seated on pierced rockwork beside a Buddhist lion, wearing loose robes tied at the waist and elaborate jewellery, with hair in a high chignon, holding a ruyi sceptre in the right hand, the reverse impressed with a double-gourd seal reading He Chaozong. Provenance: Sotheby's London, 11th November 2015,... [Lire la suite]
03 mars 2018

An exceptional gilt-bronze figure of Manjushri, Yongle mark and period (1403-1424)

Lot 107. An exceptional gilt-bronze figure of Manjushri, Yongle mark and period (1403-1424). Height 7 1/4  in., 18.4 cm. Estimate 400,000 — 600,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. superbly cast in rounded fleshly volume, the bodhisattva seated in dhyanasana on a double-lotus pedestal, the arms raised in dharmachakra mudra to the chest, holding two stalks of uptala lotuses rising up the shoulders and supporting a khadga and pustaka, the gracefully... [Lire la suite]
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30 août 2017

Sotheby's Hong Kong to offer Buddhist art including property from the Nyingjei Lam collection

  A magnificent and monumental gilt-bronze figure of Maitreya, Yuan dynasty – Hongwu period. Height 116.8 cm. Est. HK$20,000,000 – 30,000,000/US$2,600,000 – 3,800,000. Courtesy Sotheby’s. HONG KONG.- This autumn, Sotheby’s Hong Kong Chinese Works of Art Autumn Sales 2017 presents The Heart of Tantra ­– Buddhist Art Including Property from the Nyingjei Lam Collection, a themed sale which will be held on 3 October at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. Capturing the rich artistic tradition of bronze... [Lire la suite]