Gilt-bronze Figure of Avalokitesvara, Sino-Tibet, 18th century, seated in dhyanasana on a double lotus throne, with hands in dhyana wit
<b>Gilt-bronze Figure of Avalokitesvara,</b></i></u> Sino-Tibet, 18th century, seated in <i>dhyanasana</b></i></u> on a double lotus throne, with hands in <i>dhyana</b></i></u> with a covered jarlet on the palm, painted details (now mostly lost), double <i>vajra</b></i></u> mark on base, ht. 6 5/8 in.
Provenance: Purchased in China in the 1930s, then by descent to the present owner.
<i> gilt and pigment loss, minor tarnishing, some beads lost.
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