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Gilt and Enameled Bronze Figure of Guanyin

Auction:
3084B
Lot:
109
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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3084B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 16, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Gilt and Enameled Bronze Figure of Guanyin, China, 19th/20th century riding on a giant carp jumping from the sea wave (separately cast), overall ht. 19 1/2 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

spotty gilt and pigments losses.


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, Carp, Fish, Guanyin, Mahayana, Taoism, Visual arts, Vitreous enamel

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