Asian Art Online Auction

September 17, 2015

LOT 66

Lot 66

Spinach Green Jade Mountain Grotto Guanyin

Spinach Green Jade Mountain Grotto Guanyin
Lot 66 Details
Spinach Green Jade Mountain Grotto Guanyin

Surrounded by an elaborate canopy and crashing waves, the serene and smiling figure of Guanyin seated in the centre holding a beaded necklace and bowl in hand, the large carving rendered from dark green spinach stone. Fitted wood stand
height 10.2" — 26 cm.

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $120
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Chinese Hardstone Carvings from a Vancouver Collection


old chips to reverse, natural stone fissure cracks throughout

LOT 66

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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