A RARE TANG DYNASTY FIRE-GILT BRONZE GUANYIN
The massively cast bronze with well-preserved gilding and natural patina, including some verdigris, the goddess holding a vessel in her raised hand and standing on a round lotus base
China, 8th century
Dimensions: Height 16.5 cm.
Condition: Some minor dents, wear and surface scratches, generally very good condition especially considering the age of this bronze, the mandorla and the stand are missing
Provenance: From the Gallery Zacke Archive.