A wood head of a Buddha. Ming dynasty

A wood head of a Buddha. Ming dynasty - image-1
A wood head of a Buddha. Ming dynasty - image-1

A wood head of a Buddha. Ming dynasty

A wood head of a Buddha, the oval face with a meditative serene expression. Remains of pigments on the face and eyes, the blue of some hair curls retouched. Red lacquered wooden base. Ming dynasty.
Height 34 cm

明 木雕彩繪佛頭
來源:德國慕尼黑Julius Mayr教授,購於20世紀50年代,之后由其家族繼承

Provenance

Professor Julius Mayr, Munich, acquired in the 1950s, thence by descent

Lot 149 Dα

Estimate:
12.000 € - 13.000 €

Result:
24.800 €