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A BEIGE SOAPSTONE FIGURE OF A RECLINING LUOHAN, 17TH / 18TH CENTURY

Estimate:

5,000

to
- 7,000 USD

PROPERTY FROM THE WILLIAM BOYCE THOMPSON COLLECTION

A BEIGE SOAPSTONE FIGURE OF A RECLINING LUOHAN, 17TH / 18TH CENTURY

A BEIGE SOAPSTONE FIGURE OF A RECLINING LUOHAN, 17TH / 18TH CENTURY

Estimate:

5,000

to
- 7,000 USD

Lot sold:

40,320

USD

A BEIGE SOAPSTONE FIGURE OF A RECLINING LUOHAN

17TH / 18TH CENTURY

十七 / 十八世紀 壽山石雕笑獅羅漢臥像


the broad face with a gentle smile directed toward the Buddhist lion cub nuzzled under the left arm, loose robes falling over the body, the fabric finely incised with cloud pattern with traces of gilt, remnants of black and red pigments in the carefully articulated facial features and hair of the luohan and lion, the stone shifting from creamy ivory at one end to caramel tones at the other and with patches of red and black, wood stand (2)


Length 4⅞ in., 12.4 cm

There is a crack across the figure's legs and extending to the underside, small losses to the lion's tail and the drapery, and scattered minute nicks.


腿部有一裂紋,延至底面,獅尾及羅漢袍有微缺,有細小磕痕分佈。


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Please note that this lot includes a stand, frame or other component made from a type of Chinese hardwood, which, if exported, will require a CITES permit to leave the United States.


敬請注意,本拍品之木座、木框或其它木部件屬瀕危野生動植物種國際貿易公約(CITES)所列木種,如出口至美國境外需申請相關CITES許可證。



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.


我們很高興為您提供上述拍品狀況報告。由於敝公司非專業修復人員,在此敦促您徵詢其他專業修復人員,以獲得更詳盡、專業之報告。


準買家應該檢查每件拍品以確認其狀況,蘇富比所作的任何陳述均為主觀看法而非事實陳述。雖然本狀況報告或有針對某拍品之討論,但所有拍賣品均根據印於圖錄內之業務規則以拍賣時狀況出售。

Collection of William Boyce Thompson (1869-1930), and thence by descent.


來源

William Boyce Thompson (1869-1930) 收藏,此後家族傳承