A SMALL CHINESE 'DEHUA' FIGURE OF BUDAI QING DYNASTY, 18TH/19TH CENTURY | 清十八 / 十九世紀 德化白釉布袋和尚坐像 《宣德》仿款
A SMALL CHINESE 'DEHUA' FIGURE OF BUDAI QING DYNASTY, 18TH/19TH CENTURY | 清十八 / 十九世紀 德化白釉布袋和尚坐像 《宣德》仿款
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A SMALL CHINESE 'DEHUA' FIGURE OF BUDAI QING DYNASTY, 18TH/19TH CENTURY | 清十八 / 十九世紀 德化白釉布袋和尚坐像 《宣德》仿款

Estimate: 1,000 - 1,500 USD

A SMALL CHINESE 'DEHUA' FIGURE OF BUDAI QING DYNASTY, 18TH/19TH CENTURY | 清十八 / 十九世紀 德化白釉布袋和尚坐像 《宣德》仿款

Estimate: 1,000 - 1,500 USD

Lot Sold:1,250USD

Lot Details

Description

A SMALL CHINESE 'DEHUA' FIGURE OF BUDAI QING DYNASTY, 18TH/19TH CENTURY

清十八 / 十九世紀 德化白釉布袋和尚坐像 《宣德》仿款 


the laughing deity modeled seated, wearing a loose robe, with his right hand grasping a string of beads and his left holding a sack, the back with an apocryphal xuande mark.

Height: 3⅛ in.

7.9 cm

Condition Report

There is a firing line extending from the back right shoulder of the figure down to the base, and a minute nick to one small bead on his right. Otherwise with typical firing imperfections including firing tears to the interior, and minor wear to the surface.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Cataloguing

Provenance

Knapton Rasti, London, March 2003.

Literature

Cassidy-Geiger, 2008, no. 339, p. 666, illus. 

Selected Meissen and Other Ceramics from the Collection of Henry H. Arnhold
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