Bronze crowned Buddha head, Ayutthaya kingdom.


  • Bronze with brown patina, Thai style, 17th 18th century, early 20th century .
  • Shakyamuni Buddha with a serene expression, marked by half-closed eyes, elegantly arched eyebrows, an aquiline nose and full lips sketching a benevolent smile.
  • Elongated lobes with lotiform earrings evoke her princely origins.
  • The elaborate floral crown, topped by a conical ushnisha, is one of the 32 main attributes of his wisdom (Lakshana).
  • Head height only: 36 cm
  • Provenance: Estate of art dealer and collector Claude de Marteau.
  • Sold with certificate of origin.
  • Only 3 pieces available.

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