of Christie's points to Lot 217, copper-inlaid bronze figure of Kagya
Lama, Tibet, 14th Century, 12 inches high
is a copper-inlaid figure of Kagya Lama from Tibet that is dated a 14th
Century work. It is 12 inches high. It has an estimate of
$500,000 to $700,000. It failed
Lot 211, 7 gilt-bronze
Bardo deities, Tibet, 17th Century.
is a very fine group of 7 lively gilt-bronze Bardo deities from Tibet
in the 17th Century. The lot has a modest estimate of $50,000 to
$70,000. It sold for $118,750.
Lot 220, Figure of a
standing Bodhisttva, gilt bronze and repousse, Sino-Tibet or Mongolia,
18th-19th Century, 13 1/4 inches tall
is a nice gilt-bronze and repousse Bodhisttva from the 18th-19th
Century. It is Sino-Tibet or Mongolian and 13 1/4 inches
high. It has an estimate of $8,000 to $12,000. It sold for $10,625.
Lot 231, Bodhisttva,
gilt bronze, Mongolia, Zanabar School, 17th Century, 8 1/2 inches high
is a fine gilt-bronze of Bodhisttva from the Zanabar School in
Mongolia. It is dated 17th Century and is 8 1/2 inches
high. It has an estimate of $100,000 to $150,000. It sold for $112,500.
Lot 201, gilt bronze
figure of an 11-headed Avalokiteshvara, Sino-Tiber, 18th Century, 4 3/4
is a very fine small gilt bronze figure of an 11-headed Avalokiteshvara
from Sino-Tibet, 18th Century. It is 4 3/4 inches high and has a
modest estimate of $7,000 to $9,000. It sold for $8,750.
Lot 246, Shiva, buff
sandstone, Khmer, Angkor Period, Bayon style, 12th-13th Century, 43 3/4
is a fine and imposing buff sandstone statue of Shiva from Khmer,
Angkor Period, Bayon Style, 12th-13th Century. It is 43 3/4
inches high. It has an estimate of $80,000 to $120,000. It failed to sell.
Lot 236, Padmavati
flanked by elephants and lions, white marble, India, Rajasthan or
Guarat, 12th Century, 17 1/4 inches long
is an impressive white marble frieze of Padmavati flanked by elephants
and lions from India, Rajasthan or Guarat, 12th Century, 17 1/4 inches
long. It has an estimate of $18,000 to $$25,000. It sold for $20,000.
Lot 249, a thangka of
Magzor Gyalmo, Tibet or Mongolia, 18th Century 18 1/2 by 11 1/2
is a fine thangka of Magzor Gyalmo, Tibet or Mongolia, 18th
Century. It is the back-cover illustration of the
catalogue. It measures 18 1/2 by 11 1/2 inches. It has an
estimate of $20,000 to $30,000.
It failed to sell.