J.J. Lally & Co., Oriental Art / New York City, New York

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Current Exhibition

Buddhist Sculpture from Ancient China

March 10-31, 2017

AN EARLY BRONZE FIGURE OF BUDDHA
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AN EARLY BRONZE FIGURE OF BUDDHA

Northern Wei Dynasty, 5th Century

Height: 10 34 inches (27.3 cm)

A PAINTED SANDSTONE HEAD OF VIMALAKIRTI (WEI MO)
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A PAINTED SANDSTONE HEAD OF VIMALAKIRTI (WEI MO)

From the Yungang Buddhist Cave-Temples, Shanxi
Northern Wei Dynasty, circa 465-494

Height 14 inches (35.5 cm)

AN INSCRIBED RED SANDSTONE BUDDHIST STELE
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AN INSCRIBED RED SANDSTONE BUDDHIST STELE

Northern Wei Dynasty, dated by inscription 500

Height 10 14 inches (26 cm)

A LIMESTONE RELIEF HEAD OF A DIGNITARY
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A LIMESTONE RELIEF HEAD OF A DIGNITARY

From the Longmen Buddhist Cave-Temples, Henan
Northern Wei Dynasty, Early 6th Century

Height 10 12 inches (26.5 cm)

A LIMESTONE HEAD OF A BODHISATTVA
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A LIMESTONE HEAD OF A BODHISATTVA

From the Gongxian Buddhist Cave-Temples, Henan
Northern Wei Dynasty, Early 6th Century

Height 10 14 inches (26 cm)

AN INSCRIBED STONE BUDDHIST TRIAD
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AN INSCRIBED STONE BUDDHIST TRIAD

Northern Zhou Dynasty, dated by inscription 566

Height 11 18 inches (28.3 cm)

A LIMESTONE FIGURE OF BUDDHA ON A LOTUS THRONE
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A LIMESTONE FIGURE OF BUDDHA ON A LOTUS THRONE

Northern Qi / Sui Dynasty, Late 6th Century

Height 14 34 inches (37.5 cm)

A LIMESTONE HEAD OF BUDDHA
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A LIMESTONE HEAD OF BUDDHA

Northern Qi Dynasty (550-577)

Height 9 12 inches (24 cm)

A SANDSTONE HEAD OF A BODHISATTVA
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A SANDSTONE HEAD OF A BODHISATTVA

From the Tianlongshan Buddhist Cave-Temples, Shanxi
Northern Qi Dynasty, circa 570-580

Height 8 78 inches (22.3 cm)