16 September 2016
A DEHUA FIGURE OF GUANYIN
17TH CENTURY OR LATER
The bodhisattva is shown holding a lotus stem while seated in a relaxed pose on a rock throne, and her hair is worn in plaits that fall onto her shoulders. The double-gourd-shaped mark of Zhang Shoushan is impressed on the back.
8 7/8 in. (22.5 cm.) high
Nagatani, Chicago, 1965.
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