Lot 5148: A WHITE JADE CARVED FIGURE OF BODHISATTVA
December 10, 2016
El Monte, CA, USALive Auction
Description: Seated in dhyanasana, the right hand holding a vase, wearing long flowing robes at the chest, the hair tightly curled around the protuberant ushnisha, the face with downcast eyes and a gentle smile, the stone of translucent white tone with minor russet inclusions. Late Qing Dynasty period.
Provenance: Private Collection, Washington D.C.
Dimensions: Height: 7 1/4 in (18.4 cm) Width: 4 1/4 in (10.8 cm)