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Asian Art I : Fine Chinese Art to include a private collection of fifty objects, Japanese Art & South East Asian Art(#1035) 18/05/2021 10:00 AM BST

Lot 39 of 290: Property of a Gentleman (lots 36-85) A Tibetan gilt-bronze bardo Simha-headed dancing deity, 17th century, richly gilded and cast in energetic posture holding a ritual chopper and a kapala, 9cm high, on metal stand Provenance: Ex Seward Kennedy Collection Note: In Buddhist scripture, the bardo is an intermediate state between rebirth and death in which one can experience vivid phenomena including horrifying imagery related to negative karmic debts. This is an important stage in enlighte

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Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500
Starting: £700
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Asian Art I : Fine Chinese Art to include a private collection of fifty objects, Japanese Art & South East Asian Art(#1035)  18/05/2021 10:00 AM BST