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Buddhist Art and Porcelains from Private Collections

2021-06-13 10:00:00

Lot 414

CHI. Bronze Buddhist Figure Riding Qilin, Ming

A Chinese bronze statue of Manjushri Vadisimha or Wenshu dating from the Ming dynasty. The bodhisattva rides a Qilin with his hands up in shuni while holding lotuses. A wheel emerges from the lotus at his right shoulder, and a scrollemerges from the lotus to his left. He is dressed in elaborate clothing and jewelry, with a crown and a finial in his tall top knot. The Qilin sits upon a lotus pedestal. Dimensions are: 12 inches tall X 8 1/4 inches wide, 30.5 cm X 21 cm. Weight: 3850 grams. All measurements are approximate.

Estimate $2,800.00-3,500.00

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