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    Sale 2811

    European Noble and Private Collections

    24 - 25 June 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 481

    A Chinese lacquered and gilt wood figure of Guandi and two attendants

    16/17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A Chinese lacquered and gilt wood figure of Guandi and two attendants
    16/17th Century
    Shown seated on a horseshoe-back armchair and resting his feet on a low stand, wearing a robe moulded in shallow relief with a cloud and dragon pattern, the face inserted with human hair, 27.5 cm. high; and two similar small figures of attendants, one with spear and facial hair, approx. 16 cm. high, some damages (3)


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