09-17-2014 09-17-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2751B Boston
September 17, 2014 6:00PMCalender
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Carved Boxwood Figure of Li Tieguai

$923$750
Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2751B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 17, 2014 6:00PM

Description:

Carved Boxwood Figure of Li Tieguai, China, 19th century, one of the eight Daoist Immortals, depicted in contemplation and resting on a knotted crutch and holding a double gourd container, ht. 12 1/4 in.
Estimate $700-900

section of base has cracked and been glued, split and loss to 1 5/8" area in back of robe, other small areas on shoulder repaired.


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Keywords

China