• Fine Chinese Ceramics and Work auction at Christies

    Sale 7762

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    3 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 176

    A GILT BRONZE STANDING FIGURE OF DAMO

    LATE MING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GILT BRONZE STANDING FIGURE OF DAMO
    LATE MING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY
    Modelled with the arms folded beneath a long flowing hooded robe with incised floral decoration, the face with wide eyes, bushy eyebrows and beard
    9¼ in. (23.4 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Purchased from Hugh Moss Ltd. in June 1973.
    The Plesch Collections (Bs23A).