A partially-gilt lacquered bronze figure of a seated official 16th/17th century
Lot 187
A partially-gilt lacquered bronze figure of a seated official 16th/17th century
Sold for £12,000 (US$ 20,150) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A partially-gilt lacquered bronze figure of a seated official
16th/17th century
Cast with the hands crossed at the chest holding an audience tablet, the robes trailing down to the feet and with an elaborate knot to the belt, the head surmounted by an elaborate official hat, the robes with traces of red lacquer remaining, wood stand.
43.2cm (17in) high (2).

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  • Provenance: an English private collection
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