marble Chinese Qi-dynasty style sculpture
Square white marble Chinese Qi-dynasty style sculpture, at each side a Buddha (two seated and two standing) below foliage formed by four trees standing at the four corners, in front of the trees sit lions.
Compare a figure of a seated Bodhisattva below trees from the Northern Qi-dynasty (6th Century) in the collection of The National Museum in Tokyo (Buddha: The Spread of Buddhist Art in Asia, Tokyo 1998 no. 51).
China, 20th Century.
Size; H. : 50,5 cm; 25,5 x 24 cm.
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