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    Sale 2761

    Asian Art

    20 - 21 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 347

    A Ming dynasty gilt-bronze figure of Wenchang


    Price Realised  


    A Ming dynasty gilt-bronze figure of Wenchang
    17th century
    Seated with both hands holding the sceptre in front of his breast, wearing multi-layered robes with borders engraved with scrollwork, the inside of his long sleeves lacquered red, his face with serene expression, painted facial details, beard and elongated earlobes, his backwards combed hairdress set with an elaborate headdress
    35.5 cm. high, mounted

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