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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF HENRY H. ARNHOLD, SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ARNHOLD FOUNDATION

AN ELM WOOD CARVING OF A 'MONK' GROUP
QING DYNASTY, 18TH / 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 6,875 USD
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859

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF HENRY H. ARNHOLD, SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ARNHOLD FOUNDATION

AN ELM WOOD CARVING OF A 'MONK' GROUP
QING DYNASTY, 18TH / 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 6,875 USD
JUMP TO LOT

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Important Chinese Art

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AN ELM WOOD CARVING OF A 'MONK' GROUP
QING DYNASTY, 18TH / 19TH CENTURY
comprising an elderly monk and a young boy, the man standing holding an elaborate fly whisk in one hand and a string of beads in the other, adorned in robes falling in thick folds over the body, cinched with a belt inlaid with a blue glass bead, the individualistic face with a stern expression, pronounced ears, and finely incised features, the smiling boy holding an alms bowl and a detachable cane (2)
Height 10 in., 26 cm
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Important Chinese Art

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