A GILT-LACQUERED WOOD FIGURE OF GUANYIN
THE PROPERTY OF A LADY
A GILT-LACQUERED WOOD FIGURE OF GUANYIN

LATE MING-EARLY QING DYNASTY, 17TH-18TH CENTURY

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A GILT-LACQUERED WOOD FIGURE OF GUANYIN
LATE MING-EARLY QING DYNASTY, 17TH-18TH CENTURY
The bodhisattva sits on a separate lotus base with the right hand resting on the raised knee and the left held in the lap. The figure is garbed in voluminous robes with a cowl draped over the chignon-dressed hair.
26 ¾ in. (67.9 cm.) high
Provenance
By repute, the collection of Sven Hedin.
The Collection of Dr. William B. Gruber, thus by descent through the family.

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