Figure (1) - Wood - China - 19th century

Description
Figure (1) - Wood - China - 19th century
Very good condition, see description - 140×60×36 cm

Chinese temple sculpture from northeastern China (Shanxi region) of an exceptionally large wooden Guanyin (the Chinese 'bodhisattva' [Chinese: 'she who observes the sounds of the world]) sitting in the meditative or lotus pose ('dhyanasana'), the hands in the meditative concentration pose ('dhyana' mudra) and with gorgeously sculpted clothing.

Weight: 22.5 kg.

Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Object
Figure
Material
Wood
Period
19th century
Region/ Country of origin
China
Condition
Very good condition, see description
Dimensions
140×60×36 cm
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