• Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works  auction at Christies

    Sale 2196

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    15 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 411

    A BLANC-DE-CHINE FIGURE OF A BODHISATTVA

    18TH/19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A BLANC-DE-CHINE FIGURE OF A BODHISATTVA
    18TH/19TH CENTURY
    Shown seated in dhyanasana on a double lotus base draped with a cloth, holding a pearl, and wearing robes draped with beaded chains as is the hair drawn up into a topknot and also worn in plaits that trail onto the shoulders, covered with a glaze of warm ivory tone
    10 in. (25.4 cm.) high, box


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    Provenance

    Formerly J.M. Hu Collection.