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A ‘blanc de Chine’ Guanyin Dehua, circa 1650. Estimation : 2 000 € / 3 000 €. Photo AAG

Seated on a rocky throne accompanied by her acolytes Shancai and Longnu, next to her a bird and a vase. H. 23 cm

Literature: Rose Kerr & John Ayers, Blanc de Chine, Porcelain from Dehua, Art Media Resources, Chicago, 2002, fig. 18 for an identical Guanyin in the Phillip Allen collection.

N.B.: The Nieuwe Atlas (edition 1667) by W.J. Blaeu features an engraving of a similar Guanyin in reverse

AAG (ARTS & ANTIQUES GROUP), 06 Octobre 2014. LEKSTRAAT, 1079 EM, AMSTERDAM. Tel:  +31203012950.