London, South Kensington
6 November 2009
A BRONZE MODEL OF GUANYIN, 18TH CENTURY
the serene figure modelled seated in dhyanasana on a double lotus base, wearing a high partially gilt crown and hanging beaded jewellery -- 10½in. (26.2cm.) high.
Plesch collection (Bs 26); acquired by the father of the present owner in 1920s and then inherited in 1957.
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