A pair of blanc-de-chine figures of Guanyin with child, 17th Century. Estimate 1,000 — 2,000 GBP. Photo Sotheby’s.
each modelled seated on a lotus pedestal supporting a child on the lap, wearing loose fitting robes opening at the chest to reveal a ruyi beaded necklace, all above a pair of attendants flanking a writhing dragon; together with a qingbai bowl, Song Dynasty. Quantité: 3 – 22cm., 8 5/8 in.
PROPERTY OF A SOUTH GERMAN NOBLEMAN
Sotheby’s. Of Royal and Noble Descent, London, 24 Feb 2015, 10:30 AM