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A FAMILLE VERTE FIGURE OF A SEATED DAOIST IMMORTAL
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A FAMILLE VERTE FIGURE OF A SEATED DAOIST IMMORTAL

KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)

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A FAMILLE VERTE FIGURE OF A SEATED DAOIST IMMORTAL
KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
The deity is shown seated on a throne, holding a hu tablet in front of his chest, and wearing court robes decorated with dragon roundels and flower blossoms. His face has a steady gaze and long beard, and is framed by locks of hair that trail from under his ribbed court hat.
9 ½ in. (24.2 cm.) high
Provenance
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, accessioned in 1916 (Rogers Fund).
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