A Dehua Guanyin, 19th century





Lot 54. A Dehua Guanyin, 19th century; 9 1/2 in. (24.1 cm.) high. Estimate : USD 3,000 - 5,000Price Realised: USD 4,000.00. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018

The Goddess of Mercy is shown seated with her right arm leaning on an arm rest while holding a scroll in her left hand, and wears a flowing ornate robe, her serene face framed by cascading braids and a topknot. The glaze is of a cool white tone. 

Christie's. The Art of China: New York Summer Edition, 11-19 july 2018