A famille verte figure of Guanyin, Kangxi period. Estimate 6,000 – $9,000 USD.Photo Christie’s Image Ltd 2015.
Modeled seated with an acolyte resting on one knee, on an overlapping petal stand above a hexagonal stand; 16 ¼ in. (41.5 cm.) high, overall
Provenance: Probably acquired by William, 2nd Lord Bolton (1782-1850)
By descent until sold in 1935 with Hackwood to William Barry, 1st Viscount Camrose (1879-1954)
Thence by descent, until sold
Hackwood Park; Christie’s, London, 20-21 April 1998, lot 1040
Christie’s. MANDARIN & MENAGERIE: THE SOWELL COLLECTION AND CHINESE EXPORT ART FROM VARIOUS OWNERS, 26 January 2015, New York, Rockefeller Plaza.