• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5919

    Christie's Interiors

    8 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 157

    A LARGE CHINESE BLANC DE CHINE FIGURE OF GUANYIN

    EARLY 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE CHINESE BLANC DE CHINE FIGURE OF GUANYIN
    EARLY 18TH CENTURY
    Modelled as standing on a swirling wave base, her hands joint together, wearing long robes and jewellery, 'Pu zi yu ren' ('Virtue extends to all, even fishermen') sealmark to the back
    18in. (45.8cm.) high


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