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Four Miniature Cast Metal Figures

Auction:
2927B
Lot:
580
Sold for:
$154$125

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

Description:

Four Miniature Cast Metal Figures, China and Japan, a bronze seated Shoulao, the god of longevity; a seated Guanyin as the Mother of God holding a baby in her arm; a stylized immortal with a fly whisk in his hands standing on a square seal; and a pewter Ebisu seated with fish in his arms, ht. 1 3/8 to 4 1/4 in.
Estimate $500-700

in good condition with minor wear, surface dirt.


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

God, Bodhisattvas, Ebisu, Goddesses, Guanyin, Mahayana, Pewter, Religion, Taoism, China, Japan

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