© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
A POLYCHROME LACQUERED AND GILT WOOD FIGURE OF GUANDI, 17TH-18TH CENTURY
Katalognummer: AB0319-0530
Wood, lacquer, gesso applications
China, 17th to 18th century

This wooden figure with polychrome (including gold) lacquer and elaborate gesso applications depicts the war god Guandi, based on Guan Yu, a general under Liu Bei during the late Eastern Han dynasty. Usually he is depicted holding a sword, but this figure is missing a hand.

Dimensions: HEIGHT 25.4 CM
Condition: One hand missing and minor cracks here and there, otherwise in good condition
Provenance: Austrian private collection

Schätzpreis 估價:  € 1.200
Startpreis 起拍價:  € 600

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