Buddha sells for $14.3mil, Breaks Japansese Art Record

Buddha sells for $14.3mil, Breaks Japansese Art Record

A newly discovered wooden sculpture of a Buddha that had religious objects sealed in its torso for 800 years sold for $14.3 million, setting a world record for any Japanese work of art, Christie’s auction house said. The seated figure of Dainichi Nyorai, or the...