London, South Kensington
6 September 2007
A Chinese boxwood figure of Guanyin, 19th/20th century
the benevolent figure modelled standing on rockwork, wearing long robes and a cowl covering her high chigon, carrying prayer beads in her right hand, a boy attendant stands below her, his hands held together in namaskar mudra -- 10 5/8in. (27cm.) high.
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