Lot 132
A Blanc de Chine Dehua Figure of Magu, Late Qing Dynasty

Gracefully rendered with Magu stood at the edge of a plinth of rolling waves and a rocky relief, with a serene and contented expression over her face, her hairdress set with delicate flowers and cascading beads, dressed in flowing robes ornamented with beads and ribbons, one hand raised and the other holding a blooming flower, Magu accompanied by a deer, one hoof raised and its head turned elegantly to gaze up at the woman, its back tied with a basket of flowers

height 25.0"
height 63.4 cm

Est. $800/1000
Realised: $1320
Auction Date: 12/04/2017

Provenance: From an Important Private Collection

Note: A very similar example was sold at Sotheby’s London, October 25, 2016, lot 80

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