Lot Details & Additional Photographs
18th or 19th century, Manjushri seated on a single lotus blossom pedestal with legs crossed in dhyanasana
, her right hand extended in varada
mudra and her left in vitarka
mudra, she wears an elaborate crown on her head, large earrings, and a neckalce, behind her is a double aureole pointed at the very top, to underside of sculpture is a copper plate with flower incised, edges of copper overlap edges of sculpture.
6.5 in.From the Collection of Patricia Ann Leahy, Fayetteville, North Carolina
A slight loss on top halo to edge; possible old repair behind her head; probable break and loss of flowers that would have gone from her hands to beyond her shoulders with remnants of stems in both hands; generous losses to gilt; general wear appropriate for age.
$400 - 800