20 - 21 March 2014
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE AMERICAN COLLECTOR
A LARGE SILVER-INLAID BRONZE FIGURE OF GUANYIN
The bodhisattva is shown standing with one hand positioned above the other, wearing long flowing robes and a cowl finely inlaid in silver. The hair is drawn up into a topknot behind a crown. A silver bead forms the urna and necklace, and the back is inlaid in silver wire with a Yutang Shisou mark.
18 7/8 in. (47.9 cm) high
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