1170
1170

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF JEANNETTE CURUBY

A STONE FIGURE OF GUANYIN
MING DYNASTY
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 7,500 USD
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1170

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF JEANNETTE CURUBY

A STONE FIGURE OF GUANYIN
MING DYNASTY
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 7,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A STONE FIGURE OF GUANYIN
MING DYNASTY
the deity carved in lalitasana, with right hand resting on the bent right knee and the left hand poised on the raised left knee, wearing a dhoti and draped with scarves and shawl, the face with benevolent expression framed by long knotted tresses and an ornate diadem, seated on a lotus throne borne on the back of a caparisoned roaring lion, all supported on a rectangular plinth, wood stand (2)
Height 17 1/4  in., 43.8 cm
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Provenance

Collection of Prof. Benjamin Roland, Jr. (1904-1972), Cambridge, Massachusetts .
Acquired in the 1940-60s, and thence by descent.

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