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Wood Buddha Head

Auction:
3134B
Lot:
293
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3134B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Wood Buddha Head, Asia, with gilt face, inlaid third eye to topknot (now missing), mounted on a modern wood stand, encased in a glass cover, head ht. 8 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-500

minor chips, loss of gilt lacquer, surface dirt, missing the inlaid third eye.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Buddhism, Building, Dielectrics, Gautama Buddha, Glass, Indian religions, Inlay, Tableware, Topknot, Visual arts, Windows

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