PREMIUM LOT - A Chinese grey limestone figure of a seated Buddha, partially assembled on an eclectic bronze base, Tang dynasty, Total H 75 cm

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A Chinese grey limestone figure of a Buddha, seated in pralambapadasana or pralamba-padasana on a low throne (also known as the 'European position'), emits deep contemplation, the left hand resting on his knee, the body with a simple monk's robe falling in crisp, covering both shoulders and partially exposing the chest, concentric pleats falling below to form a symmetrical hem between the legs, the throne partially assembled on an eclectic bronze base, Tang dynasty, Total H 75 cm

Displayed on a matching bronze stand, H 95,5 cm

Including the bronze work, H 75 cm
The grey limestone figure, H 73 (about) - W 36,5 - D 32 cm
The lot includes the bronze stand, Total H 170 cm (about)

The height of the figure pre-mounting, H 66 cm (about)

Provenance: Private Belgian collection. Acquired at Galerie Jacques Barrère, Paris, in 2005.

  • Condition: Please consult additional pictures for the condition and the understanding of the dimensions.

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February 8, 2023 10:00 AM CET
Bruges, Belgium

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