London, South Kensington
7 November 2008
A JADEITE CARVING OF GUANYIN, 20TH CENTURY
the serene figure wearing long flowing robes, beaded jewellery and a cowl over her high top knot, she delicately holds a bottle vase and stands amongst flowering lotus upon swirling waters, the stone of apple and deeper green and lavender tones -- 8 3/8in. (21.3cm.) high, wood stand fitted box.
Acquired by the collector in the 1950's.
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