Grey Limestone Carved Head Of Guanyin


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"Grey Limestone Carved Head Of Guanyin"
19th C. grey limestone carved head of Guanyin. Presented in the round with pleasant, naturalistic expression. Removed from a full figure of the Goddess of Mercy, now mounted on burled walnut base. Base, circa 1950. There is a softness to the carving and color of the stone that only comes with age. A fine addition to any collection.
Base, 5 3/4" H x 8 1/4" W x 7 1/2" D.
Sculpture, 14" H x 7 1/12" W x 7 1/2" D.
Overall, 19 3/4" H x 8 1/4" W x 7 1/2" D.
Price : $3,500
Period: 19th century
Style: Asian Art
Condition : Some scratches and chips, rubbing to forehead, wear and condition commensurate with age.

Material : Limestone
Width : 8 1/4
Height : 19 3/4
Depth : 7 1/2

Reference : 417
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