A Selection of Buddhist Art from the Collection of Cheng Huan 清洪佛教藝術品珍藏

Sotheby's
Hong Kong

Date of the auction: 22.06.2020 - 30.06.2020

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A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF AMITABHA TRIAD, SUI DYNASTY | 隋 鎏金銅一佛二弟子像...

A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF AMITABHA TRIADSUI DYNASTY隋 鎏金銅一佛二弟子像 14.3 cm, 5⅝ in

Lot #: 6001

Estimate: HK$40,000 - HK$60,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020

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A BRONZE STUPA, TIBET, 13TH CENTURY | 十三世紀 藏傳銅佛塔

A BRONZE STUPATIBET, 13TH CENTURY十三世紀 藏傳銅佛塔 21 cm, 8¼ in

Lot #: 6002

Estimate: HK$20,000 - HK$30,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020

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A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF SADAKSHARI, QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD | 清康熙...

A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF SADAKSHARIQING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD清康熙 鎏金銅四臂觀音像 11.8 cm, 4⅝ in.Condition ReportOne end of the scarf in front of the base is missing. Some loss to the inlays. An age crack to the right raised hand. General surface wear with minor bruises to the extremities

Lot #: 6003

Estimate: HK$20,000 - HK$30,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020

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TWO INSCRIBED GILT-BRONZE VOTIVE PLAQUES, MARKS AND PERIOD OF QIANLONG |...

TWO INSCRIBED GILT-BRONZE VOTIVE PLAQUESMARKS AND PERIOD OF QIANLONG清乾隆 鎏金銅迦諾迦伐蹉尊者及八臂積光佛母擦擦一組兩尊 《大清乾隆年製》款、底刻「十六來」及「七者」銘款 8.5 cm, 3⅜ in.Condition ReportBoth shrines have minor nicks to the edge. Some surface wear, rubbing to gilding and oxidisation, 兩尊皆於邊沿見細小磕痕。表面略有磨痕,鎏金有磨損,見氧化。 The lot is sold in

Lot #: 6004

Estimate: HK$40,000 - HK$60,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020

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A BRONZE 'VAJRADAKA' INCENSE BURNER COVER, 16TH CENTURY | 十六世紀 藏傳金剛勇父像銅爐頂...

A BRONZE 'VAJRADAKA' INCENSE BURNER COVER 16TH CENTURY十六世紀 藏傳金剛勇父像銅爐頂 12.2 cm, 4¾ in.Condition ReportOverall good condition with typical dents (including a small area on left arm), minor cracks (especially to the rim of the cover), surface scratches, and occasional areas of oxidation

Lot #: 6005

Estimate: HK$40,000 - HK$60,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020

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A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF TSONGKHAPA, QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY | 清十八世紀...

A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF TSONGKHAPAQING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY清十八世紀 鎏金銅宗喀巴坐像 17.8 cm, 7 in.Condition ReportMinor dents, tarnishing, surface scratches and wear, but the gilt decoration has been generally well preserved. The base plate has been opened and resealed. The separately cast lotus flowers are

Lot #: 6006

Estimate: HK$40,000 - HK$60,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020

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A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF A LAMA, TIBET, 18TH CENTURY | 十八世紀 藏傳鎏金銅喇嘛坐像...

A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF A LAMATIBET, 18TH CENTURY十八世紀 藏傳鎏金銅喇嘛坐像 11.7 cm, 4⅝ in.Condition ReportMinor casting imperfections, dents, tarnishing and surface wear, but the gilt decoration has been generally well preserved. The base plate has been opened and resealed with a replacement

Lot #: 6007

Estimate: HK$20,000 - HK$30,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020

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AN INSCRIBED GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF VAJRAPANI AND A STAND QING DYNASTY...

AN INSCRIBED GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF VAJRAPANI AND A STANDQING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD清乾隆 鎏金銅金剛手菩薩立像及座 《大清乾隆年敬造》、《降臨嶽母》銘款18 cm, 7 in.Condition ReportAlthough the figures fits the stand well, the difference of inscriptions suggest that they have been matched at some stage or a historic mistake. Good

Lot #: 6008

Estimate: HK$60,000 - HK$80,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020

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A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF SHAKYAMUNI BUDDHA, TIBET, 16TH CENTURY | 十六世紀...

A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF SHAKYAMUNI BUDDHATIBET, 16TH CENTURY十六世紀 藏傳鎏金銅釋迦牟尼佛坐像 23.5 cm, 9¼ in.Condition ReportThe figure is in good overall condition with expecting light rubbing to the gilding and minor dents/nicks to the surface and edges. There are typical casting imperfections, including a small

Lot #: 6009

Estimate: HK$60,000 - HK$80,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020

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A SMALL GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF TSONGKHAPA, QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY |...

A SMALL GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF TSONGKHAPAQING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY清十八世紀 鎏金銅宗喀巴小坐像 9.5 cm, 3¾ in.Condition ReportThe figure is in good overall condition with minor rubbing to the gilding. There is a minor chip to the sword near the right shoulder and other tiny nicks along the base, where it has

Lot #: 6010

Estimate: HK$10,000 - HK$15,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020

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A GILT-BRONZE HEAD OF SHAKYAMUNI BUDDHA, TIBET, 15TH CENTURY | 十五世紀...

A GILT-BRONZE HEAD OF SHAKYAMUNI BUDDHATIBET, 15TH CENTURY十五世紀 藏傳鎏金銅釋迦牟尼佛首 9.5 cm, 3¾ in.Condition ReportMinor dents and nicks to the extremities. Blue pigment to the hair possibly slightly retouched. His right earlobe slightly warped. General surface wear. 邊角處見細小凹痕及磕痕。髮髻藍色顏料或稍經潤飾。右耳垂稍彎。表面有輕微磨痕。 The

Lot #: 6011

Estimate: HK$8,000 - HK$12,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020

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A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF A LAMA, POSSIBLY THE FIRST PANCHEN LAMA, TIBET...

A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF A LAMA, POSSIBLY THE FIRST PANCHEN LAMATIBET, 18TH CENTURY十八世紀 藏傳鎏金銅喇嘛坐像,或為班禪喇嘛一世 23 cm, 9 in.Condition ReportA few cracks with associated chips to the pedestal. Both the figure and the pedestal have some dents (including some to the head), casting flaws, surface scratches

Lot #: 6012

Estimate: HK$50,000 - HK$70,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020

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A COPPER-ALLOY BRONZE KILA TIBET, 19TH CENTURY | 十九世紀 藏傳銅金剛橛...

A COPPER-ALLOY BRONZE KILATIBET, 19TH CENTURY十九世紀 藏傳銅金剛橛 25.6 cm, 10 in.Condition ReportThe kila is assembled from two pieces with the lower section dating to the 13th century. Occasional casting imperfections with minor associated flaw lines around the openwork edges. Some dents and minor age

Lot #: 6013

Estimate: HK$10,000 - HK$15,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020

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A SMALL GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF MARPA, TIBET, 17TH CENTURY | 十七世紀...

A SMALL GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF MARPATIBET, 17TH CENTURY十七世紀 藏傳鎏金銅瑪爾巴譯師小坐像 7.5 cm, 3 in.Condition ReportThe figure is in good condition with insignificant casting flaws and light rubbing to the gilding. There are minor dents to the surface and small nicks along the lower edge on the reverse

Lot #: 6014

Estimate: HK$10,000 - HK$15,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020

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A BRONZE BELL AND VAJRA, TIBET, 18TH – 19TH CENTURY | 十八至十九世紀...

A BRONZE BELL AND VAJRATIBET, 18TH – 19TH CENTURY十八至十九世紀 藏傳銅金剛杵及金剛鈴一組兩件 17.6 and 12.8 cm, 7 and 5 in.Condition ReportBoth of them are in overall good condition with minor surface scratches, occasional dents, as well as expected tarnishing. The clapper of the bell is possibly a replacement and one

Lot #: 6015

Estimate: HK$4,000 - HK$6,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020

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A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF A LAMA, TIBET, 13TH – 14TH CENTURY | 十三至十四世紀...

A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF A LAMATIBET, 13TH – 14TH CENTURY十三至十四世紀 藏傳鎏金銅喇嘛坐像 9.4 cm, 3⅝ in

Lot #: 6016

Estimate: HK$20,000 - HK$30,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020

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AN INSCRIBED BRONZE MOULD OF SIMHANADA LOKESHVARA TIBET, 15TH – 17TH...

AN INSCRIBED BRONZE MOULD OF SIMHANADA LOKESHVARA TIBET, 15TH – 17TH CENTURY十五至十七世紀 藏傳銅獅吼觀音擦擦模具 11.8 cm, 4⅝ in.Condition ReportThere are typical dents, bruises and oxidisation. 見凹痕、壓痕及氧化,屬典型。 The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The

Lot #: 6017

Estimate: HK$20,000 - HK$30,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020

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A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF A SHAMARPA LAMA, TIBET, 17TH CENTURY | 十七世紀...

A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF A SHAMARPA LAMATIBET, 17TH CENTURY十七世紀 藏傳鎏金銅喇嘛坐像 11.5 cm, 4½ in.Condition ReportMinor dents, occasional casting flaws, surface scratches and gilt losses to areas. The finial of the crown is slightly slanted. The base plate has been opened and resealed

Lot #: 6018

Estimate: HK$20,000 - HK$30,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020

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AN INSCRIBED ROCK-CRYSTAL FIGURE OF STANDING BUDDHA, SOUTH-EAST ASIA, CIRCA...

AN INSCRIBED ROCK-CRYSTAL FIGURE OF STANDING BUDDHASOUTH-EAST ASIA, CIRCA 12TH-13TH CENTURY約十二至十三世紀 東南亞水晶菩薩立像 20.5 cm, 8 in

Lot #: 6019

Estimate: HK$20,000 - HK$30,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020

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A LARGE GILT-BRONZE AND REPOUSSÉ FIGURE OF A DRAGON, TIBET, 17TH CENTURY |...

A LARGE GILT-BRONZE AND REPOUSSÉ FIGURE OF A DRAGON TIBET, 17TH CENTURY十七世紀 藏傳鎏金銅龍戲珠 108 cm, 42½ in.Condition ReportThe dragon is in overall good condition with typical oxidisation, minor bruising and loss to gilding and details at the edges. There are minor areas of consolidation where the dragon

Lot #: 6020

Estimate: HK$180,000 - HK$250,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020

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AN INSCRIBED GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF THE 7TH TAI SITUPA LAMA, TIBET, 17TH...

AN INSCRIBED GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF THE 7TH TAI SITUPA LAMA TIBET, 17TH – 18TH CENTURY十七至十八世紀 藏傳鎏金銅廣定大司徒巴喇嘛七世坐像 25.8 cm, 10 in.Condition ReportThere is a small area of retouching to the nose. The tip of the crown is chipped off. Minor bruising, dents and surface wear. The base is unsealed

Lot #: 6021

Estimate: HK$50,000 - HK$70,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020

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A BRONZE STUPA, TIBET, 13TH CENTURY | 十三世紀 藏傳銅佛塔

A BRONZE STUPATIBET, 13TH CENTURY 十三世紀 藏傳銅佛塔 20.5 cm, 8 in.Condition ReportSome dents to the underside. Minor bruising, tarnishing, surface scratches and wear. 底有凹痕。有輕微壓痕,光澤暗淡,表面有劃痕及磨痕。 The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The

Lot #: 6022

Estimate: HK$20,000 - HK$30,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020

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A MAGNIFICENT LARGE PARCEL-GILT BRONZE FIGURE OF SHAKYAMUNI BUDDHA, TIBET...

A MAGNIFICENT LARGE PARCEL-GILT BRONZE FIGURE OF SHAKYAMUNI BUDDHA TIBET, 17TH CENTURY十七世紀 藏傳局部鎏金銅釋迦牟尼佛坐像 46.5 cm, 18¼ in.Condition ReportGood overall condition, with just typical surface wear, rubbing to the gilding and oxidisation. The reverse of the head previously dented

Lot #: 6023

Estimate: HK$1,500,000 - HK$2,500,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020

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A SMALL GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF TSONGKHAPA, QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY |...

A SMALL GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF TSONGKHAPA QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY 清十八世紀 鎏金銅宗喀巴小坐像 9.8 cm, 3⅞ in

Lot #: 6024

Estimate: HK$10,000 - HK$15,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020

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A GILT-BRONZE AND REPOUSSÉ FIGURE OF GREEN TARA MONGOLIA, 18TH CENTURY...

A GILT-BRONZE AND REPOUSSÉ FIGURE OF GREEN TARAMONGOLIA, 18TH CENTURY十八世紀 蒙古鎏金銅綠度母坐像 18.3 cm, 7¼ in

Lot #: 6025

Estimate: HK$20,000 - HK$30,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020

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A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF AMITAYUS, TIBET, 18TH CENTURY | 十八世紀 藏傳鎏金銅無量壽佛坐像...

A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF AMITAYUS TIBET, 18TH CENTURY 十八世紀 藏傳鎏金銅無量壽佛坐像 13.5 cm, 5¼ in.Condition ReportThe figure is in good overall condition. There is expected rubbing and oxidisation to the gilding, especially to the reverse, and minor dents to the surface. The base is unsealed

Lot #: 6026

Estimate: HK$20,000 - HK$30,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020

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FOUR GILT-BRONZE VOTIVE FIGURES, SUI – TANG DYNASTY | 隋至唐 鎏金銅供養菩薩像一組四尊...

FOUR GILT-BRONZE VOTIVE FIGURES SUI – TANG DYNASTY隋至唐 鎏金銅供養菩薩像一組四尊 tallest: 12.8 cm, 5 in.Condition ReportOne figure with a loss to one leg and to the tip of the mandorla, a small damage to the face, and some weathering as visible in the photo. Minor nicks, bruises, and rubbing to the extremities

Lot #: 6027

Estimate: HK$20,000 - HK$30,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020

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A LARGE POLYCHROME CLAY FIGURE OF A LUOHAN, QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY |...

A LARGE POLYCHROME CLAY FIGURE OF A LUOHAN QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY清十八世紀 陶製彩繪羅漢坐像 51.5 cm, 20¼ in.Condition ReportTypical crackles and flakes to the surface. Expected retouching to areas, including his forehead, left brow, robe (especially to his right arm), and pedestal

Lot #: 6028

Estimate: HK$20,000 - HK$30,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020

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A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF USHNISHAVIJAYA, MING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY | 明十七世紀...

A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF USHNISHAVIJAYAMING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY明十七世紀 鎏金銅尊勝佛母坐像 12.2 cm, 4¾ in.Condition ReportThe figure is in good condition with tiny sections of the fragile extremities possibly lightly retouched, including the central leaf of the crown and the fingers of one left hand. There is

Lot #: 6029

Estimate: HK$10,000 - HK$15,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020

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A CARVED STONE STELE OF AVALOKITESHVARA, SOUTHERN SONG DYNASTY | 南宋 石雕觀音菩薩碑...

A CARVED STONE STELE OF AVALOKITESHVARA SOUTHERN SONG DYNASTY 南宋 石雕觀音菩薩碑 46.7 cm, 18⅜ in.Condition ReportGood overall condition with just minor bruising and loss to detail. 整體品相良好,惟見輕微壓痕及細節缺損。 The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The

Lot #: 6030

Estimate: HK$4,000 - HK$6,000

Date: 22 Jun 2020 - 30 Jun 2020