London, South Kensington
19 July 2007
A Chinese blanc-de-chine figure of Guanyin, 18th Century
modelled seated, her voluminous robes falling around her, holding a scroll in her delicate hands, her hair tied in a high chigon, knotted tendrils falling over her shoulders, impressed sealmark to reverse -- 7¼in. (18.5cm.) high.
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