• Lot 354

    A lacquered wood figure of Guanyin


    Price Realised  


    A lacquered wood figure of Guanyin
    Ming dynasty
    The bodhisattva seated in rajalilasana, the right arm resting on the raised knee, the other supporting him on the high draped rockwork base, the hair knotted behind the diadem with hairstrands falling over the shoulder, red and green lacquered surface
    40 cm. high

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