13 May 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 17,300
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A CARVED SOAPSTONE SEATED FIGURE OF GUANYIN
EARLY 19TH CENTURY
Modelled seated with the hands resting on the raised right knee, wearing long flowing robes incised with dragon roundels and cloud scrolls, the hair swept backwards tied in two tails and the face with a serene expression, the stone of a creamy light green tone
8 5/8 in. (22 cm.) high
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