A RARE LARGE ALABASTER BUDDHA
Burma, later 19th - earlier 20th century. Carved from a single piece of alabaster with finely incised details, Buddha is standing on a double Lotus base, with his gown and tiara inÃ¶aid with small polychrome glass plaques within a gilt bronze framework.
Provenance: From the estate of Robert TÃ¤ubler, Vienna. Acquired from Zacke Gallery on November 27th, 2010, 26th Asian Art Auction.
Condition: Excellent condition with few minor losses, some natural fissures to stone, old wear and traces of use, a few tiny dents here and there. Modern base. (2)
Weight: 50 Kilograms excluding the base.
Dimensions: Height including base 136 cm and 111 cm excluding base.