Bronze Buddha by Unknown Artist

A standing figure of the Buddha on a lotus base with the right hand extended in the vara mudra, expressing charity.

Details

Medium:
Gilt bronze
Dimensions:
32 cm
Art Fund grant:
£19 ( Total: £19)
Acquired in:
1942
Vendor:
Sotheby's

Date: the third year of Ch'eng-hua.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

Entry details

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