© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
Katalognummer: AB0319-0721
A SANCAI PORCELAIN FIGURE OF SONGZI GUANYIN
Porcelain with Sancai glaze
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1912)

Guanyin is the Chinese mother goddess and when depicted with child is known as Songzi Guanyin. Here she is dressed in a white robe (Baiyi Guanyin), with a high chignon and a necklace. One hand shows the Abhaya mudra, the gesture of fearlessness. The boy in her lap is holding a lotus flower that has not blossomed yet, a charming, symbolic detail. Guanyin herself shows fine, majestic and introverted facial features. The headscarf and shawl are colored yellow and green, respectively. The reverse shows a square opening.

Dimensions: HEIGHT 23.7 CM
Condition: All fingers are broken off, otherwise good condition
Provenance: Austrian private collection

Nachverkauf:  € 250

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