08 novembre 2008

A blanc-de-chine seated Guanyin. 18th century

A blanc-de-chine seated Guanyin. 18th century Modelled seated in dhyanasana on a large lotus pod surrounded by overlapping petals and supported on a short hexagonal plinth, gracefully holding in one hand a ruyi, wearing long flowing robes tied at the waist revealing the bare bejewelled chest, the face with a benevolent expression and framed by long ears with pendulous earlobes and wearing an elaborate headdress, impressed Boji yuren seal mark. 43cm (17in) high.. Estimate: £4,000 - 6,000 - Unsold. Provenance: Richard... [Lire la suite]