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Limestone Head Bust of Guanyin

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3212B
Lot:
263
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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3212B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 22, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Limestone Head Bust of Guanyin, China, Northern Wei style, with a high hairdo with a seated Buddha statue in the center, with a wood stand, ht. 17 1/2 in.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

numerous spots of stone decay particularly to face and chest, minor old chips.


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Keywords

Bust, Bodhisattvas, Confucianism, Deities, Guanyin, Mahayana, China

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