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    Sale 12291

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles Part I

    9 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 550

    AN AMBER AND SOAPSTONE GUANYIN GROUP

    19TH CENTURY

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    Estimate

    AN AMBER AND SOAPSTONE GUANYIN GROUP
    19TH CENTURY
    The amber figure of Guanyin is modelled standing in front of rocks, with long flowing robes, wearing a cowl and her hands clasped in prayer. She is supported on a soapstone base modelled as a rocky outcrop.
    6 1/8 in. (15.5 cm.) high


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN LADY (LOTS 550-551 INCLUSIVE)