A rare white jade figure of Guanyin 19th century
Lot 64
A rare white jade figure of Guanyin 19th century
Sold for £42,000 (US$ 70,261) inc. premium
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The Property of a Gentleman
A rare white jade figure of Guanyin
19th century
The Goddess of Mercy finely carved seated in Royal Ease, with her right hand supported on the raised knee holding a beaded necklace, the left hand resting on the other knee, the head slightly turned to the right, the high chignon adorned by a diadem, wearing long flowing robes tied at the chest, the stone of translucent white tone with an opaque white inclusion, zitan wood stand, box.
10.8cm (4¼in) high (3).

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  • Provenance: an English private collection.
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