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    Sale 5102

    Asian Art

    12 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 945

    A large Chinese stone sculpture of Avalokitesvara, late 20th century

    Price Realised  

    A large Chinese stone sculpture of Avalokitesvara, late 20th century
    the deity carved in the Ming Dynasty-style, seated on a shaped base, with one leg tucked up to the knee of the other, wearing long flowing robes and with the hair pulled up in a high chignon, the left hand held up to the face in contemplation, the right resting on one knee -- 26¼in. (66.6cm.) high.


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