Lot 18
 
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CHINA, 20TH CENTURY

a) 13.75 in (35 cm) high
b) 9.75 in (25 cm) high

(Set of two)

PROVENANCE
Property from The Harish Dhillon Collection


Both figures in the present lot are of Guanyin, a bodhisattva associated with Mahayana Buddhism. Commonly known as the "Goddess of Mercy," Guanyin is a beloved Buddhist figure of divinity with miraculous powers to assist all those who pray to her. Here, Guan Yin is depicted holding a lotus stem in one figure, and sitting on a rock in the other.




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  Lot 18 of 74  

ASIAN ART
9-10 AUGUST 2017

Estimate
$400 - 560
Rs 25,000 - 35,000

Winning Bid
$600
Rs 37,800
(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)










 



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