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Lot 1012 | Standing Avalokiteshvara

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16.770 €

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Origin: Nepal.
Technique: Bronze with gilding, gold painting, pigments and stone inlays.
Description: In elegant tribhanga contrapposto, the right hand raised in the gesture of fearlessness (abhaya mudra). Dressed in a tight-fitting dhoti, which is pleated between the legs and the seven-part Bodhisattva jewels depiced in detail. Over his left shoulder the black antilope hide (krishnasara), which symbolizes his love, tenderness and compassion

Measurement: 5360g. H. with seperate base 41cm.
Condition A/B.

Collection Dr. Wolfgang Schumann, Indologist and author of numerous reference books on the subject of Buddhism and India. Lived in India from 1960, was 1988-93 German Consul General in Bombay. In 2000 he was awarded the Rabindranath Tagore Prize for Literature.

Susanne Mehrgardt
Decorative Art
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Lot: 61445-4

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