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    Sale 2269

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Jades from the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

    19 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 739

    A BLANC-DE-CHINE FIGURE OF GUANYIN

    18TH/19TH CENTURY

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    A BLANC-DE-CHINE FIGURE OF GUANYIN
    18TH/19TH CENTURY
    Shown seated leaning on a curved armrest with single monster mask and clawed-leg support, with right hand resting on her knee and a scroll held in the left hand, wearing voluminous robes and a small jewel-hung tiara centered by the seated figure of Amitabha Buddha, back with impressed puji yuren mark within a square
    12½ in. (31.7 cm.) high


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A MID-ATLANTIC PRIVATE COLLECTION