A carved and lacquered wood figure of a seated official Ming dynasty
Lot 1529
A carved and lacquered wood figure of a seated official Ming dynasty
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A carved and lacquered wood figure of a seated official Ming dynasty A carved and lacquered wood figure of a seated official Ming dynasty A carved and lacquered wood figure of a seated official Ming dynasty A carved and lacquered wood figure of a seated official Ming dynasty A carved and lacquered wood figure of a seated official Ming dynasty A carved and lacquered wood figure of a seated official Ming dynasty A carved and lacquered wood figure of a seated official Ming dynasty A carved and lacquered wood figure of a seated official Ming dynasty A carved and lacquered wood figure of a seated official Ming dynasty A carved and lacquered wood figure of a seated official Ming dynasty A carved and lacquered wood figure of a seated official Ming dynasty A carved and lacquered wood figure of a seated official Ming dynasty A carved and lacquered wood figure of a seated official Ming dynasty A carved and lacquered wood figure of a seated official Ming dynasty A carved and lacquered wood figure of a seated official Ming dynasty A carved and lacquered wood figure of a seated official Ming dynasty A carved and lacquered wood figure of a seated official Ming dynasty A carved and lacquered wood figure of a seated official Ming dynasty
Lot Details
Property from the J. Russell Wherritt Administration Trust
A carved and lacquered wood figure of a seated official
Ming dynasty
The figure carved seated on a simple stool wearing large headgear atop his full face and pendulous earlobes, his attire bearing traces of applied lacquer dragons with individual scales and wiry manes writhing in raised relief upon the intricately carved folds of the imperial robes falling in drapes over the figures ample girth.
18 1/2in (47cm) high
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