08 août 2017

A Longquan celadon shrine of the South Sea Guanyin, Early Ming dynasty, 14th-15th century

Lot 1550. A Longquan celadon shrine of the South Sea Guanyin, Early Ming dynasty, 14th-15th century, 10 in. (25.4 cm.) high. Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000. Price realised USD 10,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2016 The figure of Guanyin is left in the biscuit and shown seated on a cloth-draped ledge within a grotto framed by vertical outcroppings of rocks and scrolling clouds that rise towards further clouds and the moon above, while two acolytes are shown standing below.  Note : The South Sea Guanyin is a... [Lire la suite]