ASIAN ETHNOGRAPHIC ART
Sculpture


Stone Maitreya


Marble sculpture of the Chinese Laughing Buddha (Maitreya)


Marble sculpture of the Chinese Laughing Buddha (Maitreya)   Marble sculpture of the Chinese Laughing Buddha (Maitreya)   Marble sculpture of the Chinese Laughing Buddha (Maitreya)  
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Item-Number:781206
Item-Description:Marble sculpture of the Chinese Laughing Buddha (Maitreya)
Medium:Marble
Origin:Mainland SE Asia - Java
Dimensions:Height 17 cm (6.7")"
Age:c 16th century
Provenance:Collected Indonesia 1982
Condition:Slighly weathered patina red (iron) staining minor chips
Notes:The big belly symbolizes wealth and prosperity his reclining pose shows spiritual contentment and relaxation.


Price: £320


  

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