Chinese Ceramics & Asian Works of Art | 14 November 2017
A brass figure of Amitayus , in Western Tibetan style
Sold for £3000
A brass figure of Amitayus , in Western Tibetan style, seated in padmasana on a double lotus throne, his hands joined in dhyanamudra , dressed in a dhoti with chased foliate borders, a sash draped over the shoulders, the face with serene expression framed by the foliate tiara, earrings and fluttering ribbons, inlaid with copper details and blue pigment, possibly late 19th or early 20th century, 50cm high
Provenance: By family descent to the current owner whose father was a diplomat working in Hong Kong in the 1960's.
19世纪晚期或 20世纪早期（可能） 铜无量寿佛像
Some wear and scratches. Also gaps where Buddha meets lotus base (see images) and possible area of repair to front where Buddha meets base.
Tuesday 14 November 2017, 10.30am
Friday 10 November
10am - 3pm
Sunday 12 November
10am - 2pm
Monday 13 November
9am - 5.30pm
Day of sale