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    Sale 5101

    Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

    9 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 171

    A lacquered wood head of a Luohan, 14th/15th century

    Price Realised  

    A lacquered wood head of a Luohan, 14th/15th century
    the well carved head with black coloured eyes gazing forward below the raised eyebrows and forehead, with high cheekbones, prominent nose, red painted lips clenched together and pendulous earlobes, the reverse naturalistically carved with the nape of the neck -- 10¾in. (27.3cm.) high, stand.


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