A Shan-style bronze head of the Buddha Shakyamuni
Birma, 18th century
Rendered with serene expression, downcast eyes and high eyebrows reaching the nose, smiling mouth and long earlobes with earrings. The hair in a knot covered with a crown with high pionts.
H. 20 cm
– Auction Christie’s Amsterdam, 12 October 2004, lot 98
– Private collection, The Netherlands