Asian Art Auction

December 02, 2013

LOT 297
Bronze Figure of a Daoist Immortal, 16th/17th Century
  • Bronze Figure of a Daoist Immortal, 16th/17th Century
  • Bronze Figure of a Daoist Immortal, 16th/17th Century
  • Bronze Figure of a Daoist Immortal, 16th/17th Century
  • Bronze Figure of a Daoist Immortal, 16th/17th Century

297

Bronze Figure of a Daoist Immortal, 16th/17th Century

Seated in a cross legged position and raised on a lotus plinth, the crowned figure dressed in long robes and holding an alms bowl in one hand and a ritual object in the other, his smiling face framed by a pair of fleshy earlobes
height 16.9" — 43 cm.

Estimate $3,000-$4,000

Realised: $4,800

Provenance:

Private Collection, Philadelphia; by descent.

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art