Asian Auction

June 04, 2012

LOT 142
Pair of Large Ivory Carved Guanyins
  • Pair of Large Ivory Carved Guanyins

142

Pair of Large Ivory Carved Guanyins

Each of tusk-form and dressed in sweeping robes with long beaded necklaces, each of the deities holding a basket of flowers in one hand and a fly whisk in the other
each height 29.5" — 75 cm.

Estimate $6,000-$8,000

Realised: $9,600
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

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Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Ivory