A cast bronze seated Daoist divinity  18th/19th century
Lot 1474
A cast bronze seated Daoist divinity 18th/19th century
Sold for US$ 6,250 inc. premium
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A cast bronze seated Daoist divinity  18th/19th century A cast bronze seated Daoist divinity  18th/19th century A cast bronze seated Daoist divinity  18th/19th century A cast bronze seated Daoist divinity  18th/19th century A cast bronze seated Daoist divinity  18th/19th century A cast bronze seated Daoist divinity  18th/19th century A cast bronze seated Daoist divinity  18th/19th century A cast bronze seated Daoist divinity  18th/19th century A cast bronze seated Daoist divinity  18th/19th century A cast bronze seated Daoist divinity  18th/19th century A cast bronze seated Daoist divinity  18th/19th century A cast bronze seated Daoist divinity  18th/19th century
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A cast bronze seated Daoist divinity
18th/19th century
Possibly depicting Guandi, as suggested by the elaborately draped helmet framing his bearded face, the layered armor and boots that are partially covered by a long cloak that extends around his torso as he sits on a stepped rectangular plinth, the surfaces showing a layer of dark chocolate brown lacquer (wear to lacquere, minor casting flaws).
10 1/4in (26cm) high
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