• Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5812

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles

    6 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 122

    AN EGG AND SPINACH GLAZED BISCUIT FIGURE OF GUANYIN, 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN EGG AND SPINACH GLAZED BISCUIT FIGURE OF GUANYIN, 17TH CENTURY
    the serene figure modelled seated, one knee raised before her, wearing swirling robes and a cowl over her head, holding a ruyi-sceptre in her right hand -- 7¾in. (19.7cm.) high.


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