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Gilt-Wood Raigo Seishi Bosatsu w/ Lacquer-Wood Stand Early-Edo ca 1650

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Standing Raigo Seishi Bosatsu, the hands forming the gassho mudra of adoration, yosegi-zukuri (joined wood-block) construction with lacquer and gilt finish, the eyes of inset rock crystal, displayed on a custom-made rectangular lacquer-wood stand. The sculpture early-Edo Period ca. 1650 and the lacquer-wood display stand of recent manufacture. Old loss, with desirable black-soot patination overall.

Overall height, including display stand: 32.5 cm
Height of sculpture, including mandorla and lotiform dais: 28.5 cm
Height of Seishi figure only: 24.5 cm
Width of display stand: 17 cm
Depth: 12 cm
Height: 4 cm