10 September 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 8,750
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A BLANC DE CHINE FIGURE OF GUANYIN, 18TH CENTURY
finely modelled in a seated position with her left arm resting on a curved support, the hair tied, the hands hidden within the sleeves of the long robes she is wearing, impressed gourd-shaped sealmark of He Chaozong to the back -- 6in. (15.3cm.) high, wood stand.
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