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Tall Ivory Carving

Auction:
2591B
Lot:
73
Sold for:
$1,778$1,500

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2591B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 20, 2012 11:00AM

Description:

Tall Ivory Carving, China, 19th century, standing figure of Kuan Yin in adorned clothing and headdress, his left hand in the mudra of appeasement position, right hand holding a lotus blossom, a swirling dragon at feet, standing on a lotus base, ht. 18 1/4 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,200

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China, Bodhisattvas, Chinese ceramics, Guan Yin, Mother goddesses, Mudra, Padma

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