Asian Art Auction

December 05, 2011

LOT 128
Pair of Large Ivory Carved Goddess of Mercy Figures
  • Pair of Large Ivory Carved Goddess of Mercy Figures
  • Pair of Large Ivory Carved Goddess of Mercy Figures

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Pair of Large Ivory Carved Goddess of Mercy Figures

Both of tusk form and elegantly dressed with a tall crown and long flowing ribbons, each with a downcast expression and holding a willow branch and basket of flowers. Wood stands
carving length 32" — 81.2 cm.

Estimate $6,000-$8,000

Realised: $24,000

Provenance:

Lots 117 to 130: A Private Collection of Chinese Ivory from Edmonton

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Ivory