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Chinese Hardstone Carving of a Guanyin, China, Late 20th Century

$30,116.18
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This Chinese hardstone carving of Guanyin is a large late 20th century statue superbly representing the "Water and Moon" Guanyin in a grotto. The figure is seated inside a grotto, the kundika bottle is on a rock on her left side, toward the base the inscription ???? Shui yue Guanyin, “Water and moon Guanyin”, the back is carved in relief with a landscape and a long poetical inscription. In excellent condition. Provenance: Italian private collection. This object is shipped from Italy. Under existing legislation, any object in Italy created over 70 years ago by an artist, designer or craftsman who has died requires a license for export regardless of the work’s market price. The shipping may require additional handling days to require the license according to the final destination of the object.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 26.78 in. (68 cm)Diameter: 21.26 in. (54 cm)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    Late 20th Century
  • Condition
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  • Seller Location
    Roma, IT
  • Reference Number
    Seller: M-1053931stDibs: LU2698318276222

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  • Shipping
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    Customs Duties & Taxes May Apply.
    Ships From: Rome, Italy
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

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