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    Sale 5905

    Christie's Interiors

    7 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 147

    A JAPANESE WOOD CARVING OF KANNON, SIGNED TENEN

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    Estimate

    A JAPANESE WOOD CARVING OF KANNON, SIGNED TENEN
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    She stands wearing a cowl covering her chignon with flowing robes revealing bare feet, she holds her bowl in one hand and the other is raised, signed to the base Tenen Kin koku and sealed Tenen, fitted box signed Tenen senshi and described Mokucho Kanzenon..zo
    16 5/16in. (41.5cm.) high


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