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Qingbai Figure of Liu Hai

Auction:
2927B
Lot:
235
Sold for:
$492$400

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2927B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 16, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Qingbai Figure of Liu Hai, China, the deity depicted holding his three-legged toad in one hand and a coin in the other, his loose robe tied around his waist with a thick knot, and pooling around his feet, with fully modeled hair and a hat on his back, standing on a rock base, ht. 13 in.
Estimate $800-1,000

Attached to a carved wood stand via screw, break to hair, losses to tied belt at waist, fingers on left hand.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

China, Cloisonné, Decorative arts, Lotus Cars, Ornaments, Scroll

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