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Monumental Jadeite Boulder

Auction:
2647B
Lot:
344
Sold for:
$1,560$1,300

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2647B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 23, 2013 2:00PM

Description:

Monumental Jadeite Boulder, China, 20th century, depicting Guanyin seated on a lotus throne, holding a ruyi scepter in one hand and a lotus blossom in the other, to her right is a large carp spouting water, semi-translucent stone of celadon with dark and light green markings, ht. 15, wd. 14 7/8 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

in good condition


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Keywords

China, Bodhisattvas, Buddhism, Chinese art, Chinese ceramics, Chinese culture, Guan Yin, Jade, Padma, Ruyi

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