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Fine Chinese & Asian Works of Art

by Zanaba Auctions


70 lots with images

January 19, 2013

Live Auction

Online Auction, Registered Address: 133 New Bridge Road

#08-08 Chinatown Point

Singapore, 059413 Singapore

Fax: +65 6455 0732

Email: info@zanaba.com

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A Rare Sino-Tibetan Silver 4-Armed Ferocious Deity, 17th C.

Lot 51: A Rare Sino-Tibetan Silver 4-Armed Ferocious Deity, 17th C.

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Description: A Rare Sino-Tibetan Silver 4-Armed Ferocious Deity (possibly Mahakala) trampling in pratyalidhasana over two dwarves (representing ignorance) lying on gilt lotus base. Period: 17th Century. Height: 21.5cm. Base plate is gilt and intact. 17th世纪 銀四臂大黑天王像

Condition Report: Face and hair repainted

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A Sino-Tibetan Silver Amitayus, 15th C.

Lot 52: A Sino-Tibetan Silver Amitayus, 15th C.

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Description: A Sino-Tibetan Silverish Amitayus (Bestower of Longevity) seated on double lotus base. Leg posture in vajraparyankasana and with both hands in dhyanamudra. A Kalasha containing amrita (Water of Immortality) rests on both hands. The surface of the robe is finely inscribed with foliate and other patterns. Period: circa 15th Century. Height: 27.2cm. Base plate is intact. 15th世纪 银無量壽佛像

Condition Report: Face repainted, The Kalasha is detachable or attachable

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A Sino-Tibetan Gilt Bronze Manjushri, Mark

Lot 53: A Sino-Tibetan Gilt Bronze Manjushri, Mark

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Description: A Sino-Tibetan Gilt Bronze Manjushri seated with leg posture in vajraparyankasana on double lotus base with right hand holding a sword to cut away ignorance and left hand holding a lotus stem supporting scripture book. There is a 6 Chinese character mark "大明永樂年施" (Made In The Reign Of Great Ming Emperor Yongle) inscribed on the front. Height: 17.2cm. Base plate intact. 銅鎏金文殊菩薩坐像 “大明永樂年施“ 款

Condition Report: Face repainted

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A Sino-Tibetan Gilt Bronze Green Tara, Late Ming

Lot 54: A Sino-Tibetan Gilt Bronze Green Tara, Late Ming

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Description: A Sino-Tibetan Gilt Bronze Tara seated on double lotus throne with left hand in vitarka mudra and right hand in varada mudra. Each hand holding a lotus stalk with blossoming lotus. The right leg pendent and resting on a lotus front rest. Period: Likely to be late Ming Dynasty (AD 1368-1644) or early Qing Dynasty. Height: 28cm. Base plate is intact. 可能明晚或清早期 銅鎏金度母像

Condition Report: Face and hair repainted. Nice gilding. The statue is very heavy, presumably filled with many religious treasures for empowerment purposes

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A Large Sino-Tibetan Gilt Bronze Bodhisattva, Qing

Lot 55: A Large Sino-Tibetan Gilt Bronze Bodhisattva, Qing

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Description: A Large Sino-Tibetan Gilt Bronze Bodhisattva seated with leg posture in vajraparyankasana on round and double lotus base and with hands in bhumisparsa mudra. Period: Qing Dynasty (AD 1644-1912). Height: 43cm. Base plate is intact. For comparable, see Nanjing Shizhuzhai, 21 June 2008, Lot 180 http://auction.artxun.com/paimai-5685-28421162.shtml . 清 铜鎏金菩萨坐像

Condition Report: Face and hair repainted. Good and fine gilding

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A Large Sino-Tibetan Gilt Bronze Seated Buddha, 15/16th C.

Lot 56: A Large Sino-Tibetan Gilt Bronze Seated Buddha, 15/16th C.

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Description: A Large Sino-Tibetan Gilt Bronze Seated Buddha with leg posture in vajraparyankasana and with hands in bhumisparsa mudra. Period: Qing Dynasty (AD 1644-1912); Probably 15th/16th Century. Height: 35cm. Base plate is intact. See another Buddha on Plate 254C, Page 1029 of Volume Two Buddhist Sculptures In Tibet by Ulrich Von Schroeder. 15th/16th世纪 銅鎏金坐佛像

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A Rare Indo-Tibetan Bronze Figure of Tara or Gaja-Lakshimi, 13th-15th C.

Lot 57: A Rare Indo-Tibetan Bronze Figure of Tara or Gaja-Lakshimi, 13th-15th C.

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Description: A Rare Indo-Tibetan Bronze Figure of Tara or Gaja-Lakshimi seated on a double lotus base and flanked by 2 elephants at the top. Her right hand is in gesture of varada mudra (gift bestowing) and left hand is in the gesture of vitarka mudra (discussion). Her legs are in the pose of lalitasana (royal ease) with her right leg resting on a lotus. On her back is a high mandorla with the edge showing stylized teja fires which symbolizes her glowing power or energy. Her halo is depicted in the form of flower with widely opened petals. The double lotus base rests on a high multi-steps throne. Base plate is intact. Period: 13th-15th Century. Height: 27.5cm. 13th-15th世纪 銅度母或加亚拉克希米坐像

Condition Report: Good condition

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A Thai Gilt Wood Carved Seated Buddha

Lot 58: A Thai Gilt Wood Carved Seated Buddha

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Description: A Thai Gilt Wood Carved Seated Buddha in bhumisparsa mudra. Period: circa 18th/19th Century. Height: 16.6cm. 18th/19th世纪 泰国木雕佛像

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A Thai Gold Ayuthaya Seated Buddha, 17th C.

Lot 59: A Thai Gold Ayuthaya Seated Buddha, 17th C.

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Description: A Thai Gold Ayuthaya Seated Buddha on high foliate stand with silver wrap. Period: circa 17th Century. Height: 7.4cm. N.B. Gold and silver contents not tested. 17th世纪 泰国金佛像

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A Rare Indian Bronze Kashmiri Seated Buddha, 7th-9th C.

Lot 60: A Rare Indian Bronze Kashmiri Seated Buddha, 7th-9th C.

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Description: A Rare Indian Bronze Kashmiri Seated Buddha with 2 frontal lions. The eyes are silver inlaid. The lions represent Sakyamuni Buddha. The right hand is in varada mudra (the gift gesture) and left hand holding the hem of his robe. Period: circa 7th-9th Century. Height: 17cm (exclusive of base stand). 7th-9th世纪 印度克什米尔铜佛像

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An Indian Bronze Statue of Standing Vishnu, 13th/14th C.

Lot 61: An Indian Bronze Statue of Standing Vishnu, 13th/14th C.

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Description: An Indian Bronze Statue of Standing Vishnu with his 2 consorts - Bhudevi and Lakshmi. The eyes of Vishnu are inlaid with silver. Period: 13th/14th Century or earlier. Height: 11.2cm. 13th/14th世纪 銅印度”毗瑟挐“守護之神像

Condition Report: Lower left arm missing

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A Rare Indian Pala Bronze 3 Goddess Trinity, 9th-11th C.

Lot 62: A Rare Indian Pala Bronze 3 Goddess Trinity, 9th-11th C.

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Description: A Rare Indian Pala Bronze 3 Goddess Trinity with one small adorant in front and a buffalo with a stylized lingam at the side. The 3 Goddess are likely to be Ambika / Hariti, Parvati and Lakshmi. Period: 9th-11th Century. Height: 7.4cm, Width: 10cm. 9th-11th世纪 印度神像

Condition Report: Good condition

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A Khmer Bronze Lingam with Yoni, 12th C.

Lot 63: A Khmer Bronze Lingam with Yoni, 12th C.

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Description: A Khmer Bronze Lingam with Yoni base resting on gilt wood-carved stand. Lingam and Yoni represent fertility and abundance. To the Thais, they represent wealth or the symbol for wealth creation and they are also used as talisman to bring loving kindness and to attract the opposite sex. Period: circa 12th Century. Height: 3.5cm, Length: 4.5cm (without wood base). 12th世纪 高棉 銅林甘

Condition Report: Nice patina with the presence of blue azurite encrustration. Very petite size for display.

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A Khmer Bronze Bell, 12th C.

Lot 64: A Khmer Bronze Bell, 12th C.

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Description: A Khmer Bronze Bell with Naga finials and showing Ganesha in one naga niche and showing the celestial architect Vishvakarman in kneeling posture in another naga niche. Period: circa 12th Century. Height: 21.3 cm., Diameter of Bell:10.8 cm. 12th世纪 高棉 銅钟

Condition Report: Nice patina with the presence of blue azurite encrustration. Very well carved Naga features on the C-shaped rising finials

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A Khmer Bronze Standing Figure of Prajnaparamita

Lot 65: A Khmer Bronze Standing Figure of Prajnaparamita

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Description: A Khmer Bronze Standing Figure of Prajnaparamita on wooden stand holding a lotus bud on her left hand and scripture of her right hand. Period: 12th Century. Height: 18.2cm (statue only), 20.8cm (inclusive of wooden stand). Provenance: Lempertz. 12th世纪 高棉 銅神像

Condition Report: Nice green patina

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A Khmer Bronze 5-Headed and Multi-Armed Deity, 12th C.

Lot 66: A Khmer Bronze 5-Headed and Multi-Armed Deity, 12th C.

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Description: A Khmer Bronze 5-Headed and Multi-Armed Deity. Period: circa 12th Century. Height: 15cm (without base). Very beautiful patina with the presence of purplish azurite encrustations. 12th世纪 高棉 銅神像

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A Brass Sri Lanka Buddha, 19th C.

Lot 67: A Brass Sri Lanka Buddha, 19th C.

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Description: A Sri Lanka Brass Standing Buddha with right hand in abhaya mudra. Period: circa 19th Century. Height: 13.5cm (without base). 19th世纪 斯里兰卡铜佛像

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A Sri Lanka Seated Buddha

Lot 68: A Sri Lanka Seated Buddha

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Description: A Sri Lanka Seated Buddha in bhumisparsa mudra made of an alloy of metals. Period: circa 1900 or earlier. Height: 10.1cm. 斯里兰卡佛坐像

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A Gandhara Schist Buddha Head, 2nd/3rd C.

Lot 69: A Gandhara Schist Buddha Head, 2nd/3rd C.

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Description: A Gandhara Schist Buddha Head. Period: circa 2nd/3rd Century. Height: 23cm (without stand). Publication: Lux Magazine - The Adventure Travel Issue. 2nd-3rd世纪 犍陀罗佛头

Condition Report: Left ear damaged

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A Japanese Gold and Silver Gilt Bronze Tsuba, Mark

Lot 70: A Japanese Gold and Silver Gilt Bronze Tsuba, Mark

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Description: A Japanese Gold and Silver Gilt Bronze Tsuba depicting horses and attendants. There are 3 Japanese characters mark. Diameter: 7.2cm. 日本铜锷

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