Very rare and unusual group of four seated wood gilted lacquered buddhas Maximize

Very rare and unusual group of four seated wood gilted lacquered buddhas

Gilt wood
China
15th, 16th century
Ming
Height : 16,5 cm ; Base: 16 x 16 cm
Private French collection, by repute, bought from Galerie Le Breton in Marseille.

They wear a monk dress, their legs in vajrasana, their hands in dhyana.This is a very rare representation and it should be the four buddhas of the four cardinal points.

 Collection Label "Vériot N°20".