© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
Catalog Numbers: OS0718-119 OS1218-020 AB0319-0532 CH0218-034 OS0717-237 CH0116-470 AB916-204 VS0617-103 SA915-178
IMMORTAL WITH WATER JAR
Bronze
China, Qing dynasty, 19th century

Fine figure, possibly a fairy and an accompanying figure of Xiwangmu (“The Queen Mother of the West”), clad in a noble long robe with artemisia, and bearing a ruyi-symbol on her breast. The face is delicate and with a slightly smiling expression, the hair coiffed in a top knot. With separately casted hands, one holding the jar containing the elixir of immortality.

Dimensions: HEIGHT 24 CM
Condition: Deep blackening and patina, some fingers lost, and head reattached but overall in good condition
Provenance: German private collection

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