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PROPERTY FROM THE JUNKUNC COLLECTION

A RARE INCISED STONE PLAQUE MING DYNASTY, 16TH / 17TH CENTURY
Estimate
30,00050,000
JUMP TO LOT
198

PROPERTY FROM THE JUNKUNC COLLECTION

A RARE INCISED STONE PLAQUE MING DYNASTY, 16TH / 17TH CENTURY
Estimate
30,00050,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important Chinese Art

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A RARE INCISED STONE PLAQUE MING DYNASTY, 16TH / 17TH CENTURY
of flattened circular form, finely incised to one side with Avalokiteshvara sitting in lalitasana on rockwork with the left hand holding a rosary, the bodhisattva depicted wearing loose robes, flowing scarfs, bejeweled necklace and elaborate headdresses, accompanied by deities, guardians, disciples, attendants, and a parrot flying above, all within a landscape detailed with bamboo, lotus, and rockwork, the reverse decorated with Zhenwu wearing a long loose robe adorned at the chest with a sinuous dragon roundel, accompanied by groups of guardians and deities, all set in a landscape of pine tree, bamboo, and rockwork, the narrow sides incised with meandering floral scrolls
Diameter 10 5/8  in., 27.1 cm
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Provenance

Collection of Stephen Junkunc, III (d. 1978). 

Important Chinese Art

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New York