Thai Gilt Bronze Standing Buddha Figure, Late 19th Century For Sale
Want more images?
Request additional images from the seller
1 of 16 images

Thai Gilt Bronze Standing Buddha Figure, Late 19th Century

About

Thai gilt bronze figure of a standing Buddha, depicted upright with both hands extended forward and slightly up from the elbow, wrists bent backward, palms face forward with the long elegant fingers of the same length, reaching towards the heavens, exaggerating the pose of the abhaya mudra, both a symbol of freedom from fear as well as of welcoming; raised floral and tendril vine tile pattern on the robes over one shoulder including the sash, the robe with symmetrical drapery stopping just short of the ankles, blocky in form with the rectangular shaped bare feet, the head with a symmetrical serene face having heavy eyelids and pronounced arched eyebrows, elongated earlobes and peaked ears, domed usnisa with durian spine hair curls arranged neatly in rows topped by a separately cast flame finial, standing on a three-tiered and crenelated octagon base topped by a round stand with relief decorative features all around consisting of flames, lotus leaves and tendril vines, covered overall in black lacquer and the upright tier portions with red pigment and gilded overall. Open underside of base with some of the clay core remaining. Condition: Minor signs of wear with small nicks and losses to gilt and lacquer, minor gilt restorations over lifetime otherwise in overall fine condition Bangkok period, late 19th century. Dimensions: 35-3/4 inches high x 9-1/4 inches wide x 9-1/4 inches deep. (91cm x 23.5cm x 23.5cm) Weight: 46.5 lbs. (21100g.).

Details

  • Materials and Techniques
  • Condition
    Good
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 35.75 in. x W 9.25 in. x D 9.25 in.H 90.81 cm x W 23.5 cm x D 23.5 cm
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Seller Reference Number
    UH80091
  • Reference Number
    LU4546213971312
Buyer Protection Guaranteed
Our Promise To You: If you're not happy with the way an item arrived, we'll work with you and the seller to reach an optimal resolution. Read more

Shipping, Returns & Payment

  • Shipping
    Rates vary by destination and complexity
    Shipping methods are determined by item size, type, fragility and specific characteristics.
    Shipping costs are calculated based on carrier rates, delivery distance and packing complexity.
  • Return Policy

    This item can be returned within 14 days of delivery.

    View details
  • Online Payment Methods
    1stdibs accepts the following payment methods
  • Item Invoice
    Generate an invoice that you can customize and print.

About the Seller

New to 1stdibs
Joined in the past six months.
No Reviews Yet
Vetted
1stdibs seller since 2019
Located in New York, NY
More From This Seller
Thai Gilt Bronze Seated Earth Touching Buddha Figure, Late 19th Century
Thai Gilt Bronze Seated Earth Touching Buddha F...
Unknown
Antique Late 19th Century Thai Sculptures and Carvings
Bronze, Gold
Thai gilt bronze figure of a seated Buddha, depicted with legs crossed in the virasana position with the right leg resting on the left leg, soles up, the hands in the earth touching ...
Thai Ayutthaya Bronze Seated Buddha Figure, 14th-15th Century
Thai Ayutthaya Bronze Seated Buddha Figure, 14t...
Unknown
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Thai Sculptures and Carvings
Bronze, Gold
Antique bronze Figure of Maravijaya Buddha, Thailand, Lan Na, Sukhothai post-classic style, 14th-15th century. Gracefully seated with legs folded in the hero pose exposing the sole ...
Burmese Mandalay Carved Wood Standing Buddha Figure
Burmese Mandalay Carved Wood Standing Buddha Fi...
Unknown
Antique Late 19th Century Burmese British Colonial Sculptures and Carvings
Wood
Burmese Mandalay carved wood figure of the standing Buddha on a square base, the left hand is in the varada or boon-granting mudra, the right held up towards the chest, costumed in e...
Large 14th-15th Century Thai Sandstone and Gold Leaf Buddha Head
Large 14th-15th Century Thai Sandstone and Gold...
Unknown
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Thai Sculptures and Carvings
Gold Leaf, Lacquer, Sandstone
Thai Buddhist sandstone carving of the head of a Buddha image, Ayutthaya, 14th/15th century. This sculpture has carved features with full lips outlined with an incised line known as ...
You May Also Like
19th Century Thai Bronze Buddha
19th Century Thai Bronze Buddha
Antique Mid-19th Century Thai Sculptures and Carvings
Bronze, Gold
This serene Buddha figure was cast in bronze by a Thai artisan over a century ago.The flame-like spike stretching upward from the crown of his head is called an ushnisha—it signifies...
Thai Gilt Buddha Figure
Thai Gilt Buddha Figure
Early 20th Century Thai Sculptures and Carvings
Bronze
This petite Thai Buddha is a gallery favorite. With legs crossed and his hands in a meditative gesture known as a mudra, the Buddha is depicted in a transcendental state of meditatio...
Late 19th Century Hand Carved Thai Buddha
Late 19th Century Hand Carved Thai Buddha
Antique 1890s Thai Sculptures and Carvings
Hardwood
Excellent hand carved wood Buddha from Thailand late 19th century retaining most of the original gilt with expected signs of age and use.
19th Century Japanese Gilt Standing Buddha
19th Century Japanese Gilt Standing Buddha
Antique Late 19th Century Japanese Meiji Sculptures and Carvings
Lacquer, Wood
Decorated with black lacquer and gold leaf, this elegant Buddha sculpture was carved from wood in 1875 during Japan’s Meiji Restoration period. The figure presents the classic conven...
Small Thai Rattanakosin Gilt Bronze Buddha in Royal Attire, 19th Century
Small Thai Rattanakosin Gilt Bronze Buddha in R...
Antique Mid-19th Century Thai Sculptures and Carvings
Bronze, Gold
A small and very finely cast, lacquered and gilt bronze Thai Buddha dressed in royal attire, Rattanakosin Period (Rama III), Thailand, mid-19th century. Somewhat unusual in its i...
Thai Rattanakosin Period Gilt Bronze Buddha
Thai Rattanakosin Period Gilt Bronze Buddha
Antique Mid-19th Century Thai Sculptures and Carvings
Bronze
Thai Rattanakosin period cast gilt bronze Buddha from the mid-19th century, seated on a multi-tiered throne base. The backside of the statue has rings to be used as attachments to se...
19th Century Thai Gilded Bronze Meditative Seated Buddha Statue on Pedestal
19th Century Thai Gilded Bronze Meditative Seat...
Antique 19th Century Thai Sculptures and Carvings
Bronze
A 19th century Thai Bangkok period seated Buddha statue handcrafted out of bronze and gilded. Born in Thailand during the 19th century, this tall statue features a seated, meditative...
Anitque Burmese Gilt Bronze Seated Buddha, Mandalay, 19th Century
Anitque Burmese Gilt Bronze Seated Buddha, Mand...
Antique 19th Century Burmese Figurative Sculptures
Bronze, Gold
The Buddha is seated on a low base in vajrasana (lotus) position with bhumisparsha mudra, in which the finger-tips of the right hand touch the earth to symbolize the moment of enligh...

Why Shop on 1stdibs?

Learn More

Only Vetted, Professional Sellers

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

Fully Insured Global Deliveries