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    Sale 1790

    Property From The Estate Of Robin Roberts

    18 December 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 467

    A LARGE CHINESE CAST IRON HEAD OF A DAOIST DEITY

    MING DYNASTY (1368-1644)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LARGE CHINESE CAST IRON HEAD OF A DAOIST DEITY
    MING DYNASTY (1368-1644)
    The face crisply cast and with a solemn expression, the deity's head surmounted by a backwards-curved hat, decorated in the front with opposed clouds beneath a medallion bearing the character yue (moon)
    18 in. (45.8 cm.) high excluding wood stand


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