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Qianlong Gilt Bronze Figure Amitayus
P R O V E N A N C E: a European collection
Qianlong period, 1761 A.D. and of the period
High 21 cm.
Qianlong Gilt Bronze Figure Amitayus, the Buddhist figure wearing a five-peaked crown enclosing a high chignon above the contemplative face, the neck with a semi-circular necklace and the hands resting gently above the legs crossed in the lotus position, the figure seated upon tiered pedestal and framed by a separately cast flaming mandorla.