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57: Gilt Bronze Figure of Buddha, Thailand, 16th C.

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Gilt Bronze Figure of Buddha, Chiang Saen, Thailand, 16th Century sitting on a lotus flower in virasana pose, his hands in bhumisparsha mudra ("touching the Earth"), attired in a robe, his ovoid face with serene expression, arched eyebrows above downcast eyes, elongated earlobes, the hair arranged in rows of tight curls with a flame-like ushnisha.

Height: 26 inches (66 cm).

Provenance: Property of a distinguished collector and scholar of Southeast Asian Art acquired in Southeast Asia in the 1970's. (Lots 55, 56, 57, 58, 59).

For a similar example see Lot #566 at Christies, May 8th, 2001, Amsterdam.

釋迦牟尼佛銅像,制於16th世紀的泰國。佛像端坐於蓮花寶座,瑜伽英雄坐姿,右腿位於左腿上面 ,右手持施觸地印,左手持禪定印,身著僧伽梨(僧衣),佛像呈鵝蛋橢圓形,面部圓潤莊嚴,雍容殊勝,眉彎如月,眼瞼低垂,長耳低垂,頭發為層層緊密卷發,再飾以火焰狀之佛頂髻。 高: 26 英寸 (66厘米)。 出處:一位研究東亞藝術的學者舊藏,其於上世紀七十年代得自南亞。(Lots 55, 56, 57, 58, 59)。 如欲參考類似佛像,舉一個類似的例子,在CHRISTIES,2001年5月8日,阿姆斯特丹,排名第566。

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