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Bronze Figure of Guanyin

Auction:
3084B
Lot:
108
Sold for:
$22,140$18,000

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3084B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 16, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Bronze Figure of Guanyin, China, Ming dynasty style, seated on a lotus throne with her hands in dhyana mudra, open base, ht. 12 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,000

in good condition, minor casting flaw with a hole and breakage to back of the lotus throne.


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, Bodhisattvas, Buddhism, Guanyin, Indian religions, Korean Buddhist sculpture, Mahayana, Mudra, Religion, Taoism, Throne

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