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Lot 516. Dehua figure of Guanyin, Ming dynasty (1368-1644); 22.2 cm, 8 3/4  in. Estimate 250,000 — 300,000 HKD. Lot sold 687,500 HKD (78,343 EUR). Courtesy Sotheby's.

depicted seated with legs crossed, with arms folded beneath the voluminous folds of a long robe opening at the chest revealing a beaded necklace, the face with a serene expression, with hair piled up into an elaborate chignon under a hood, zitan stand

ProvenanceCollection of T.Y. Chao (1912-1999).
Sotheby's Hong Kong, 18th November 1986, lot 112.

Sotheby's. CHINA / 5000 YEARS, Hong Kong, 05 June 2020