Gilded Bronze, late 1800’s, Beautiful Patina. This is a most sympathetic and venerable image of the Lord Buddha cast in bronze and. Gilded inTibet sometime in the late 1800’s. He is 9 inches tall. Our Buddha is shown seated in. Or the full lotus position, which is the posture. Usually reserved for images of him after his enlightenment. Is a title given to Prince Siddhartha after his enlightenment. It means, more or. Less, The Holy One of the Shakya Clan. He holds a bowl in his lap. This recalls the time when, a. Fter four years in his ministry, the Buddha journeyed to visit. His father, younger brother and son. His father was appalled when Buddha begged for food. Holding an alms bowl. Buddha calmed his father, informing him that the descendants of. Buddhas had to perform. , that is, to be available to followers who. Until today, the virtue of giving is strong among Buddhist. N the early morning, monks make their alms rounds to collect food. But the real “story” here is the beautiful variegated surface of this figure and the most. Charming and engaging expression on the Buddha’s face. It looks like either most of the gold has been worn way or some other substance, nard, for. Example, was poured over the figure. In any case, this buddha has acquired a wonderful. The beauty of the patina is crowned by the ineffable peace and calm of the Buddha’s face. With his raised eyebrows and downcast eyes. I find this a most affecting image. Our Buddha is 9 inches tall and has no significant losses or damage. The photographs give a very good idea of the beauty, charm and finesse of this wonderful. Example of Sacred Tibetan Art. If you should have any questions at all, please don’t hesitate to contact me. And thanks for looking. Due to limitations of photography and the inevitable differences in monitor settings, the color of the pictures may be slightly different from the Buddha himself, but I did my best to capture him as he is. And, at least on my monitor, the color is a very good match. Enlightenment under the Bodhi Tree. I try to do my very best in researching the items I sell, and include numerous photos. If you have any questions concerning a particular item, please contact me. I absolutely guarantee that every item is as described in my words and pictures. If you should have any questions at all, please contact me, and I will respond as quickly as possible. Feedback is very important to me. I always leave excellent feedback for buyers and I try to do whatever I can so that buyers will be happy to do the same for me. If you like what you see here, please add me to your saved sellers list. I will have similar items for your consideration. And Thanks for looking. I would be more than happy to answer any question you might have. The item “BUDDHA Antique Tibetan Shakyamuni, Gilded Bronze late 1800’s, Beautiful Patina” is in sale since Wednesday, September 28, 2016. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\Tibet”. The seller is “gabrielli-art” and is located in Youngsville, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Size: 9 inches TAll
- Type: Statues
- Primary Material: Gilded Bronze
- Age: late 1800’s
- Region of Origin: Japan
- Original/Reproduction: Original