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Extremely Rare Large Japanese Buddha
High 102 cm., Carved and Gild Wood
Edo Period, Japan
Extremely Rare Large Japanese Buddha, a large Japanese carved and gild wood figure of Buddha Shakyamuni. The Buddha Shakyamuni, elegantly sculpted, standing on a double lotus throne above an eight-cornered pedestal in samabhanga, his right hand in vitarkamudra, his left hand in varada, wearing pleated monk’s garb, his face with serene expression, further raised on a stepped and carved black lacquer and gilt plinth, surmounted with a radiating halo.