Japanese carved wood figure of Kwannon. Meiji Period.

August 28, 2019 2:04 pm Published by

A Japanese carved wood figure of Kwannon, Meiji Period. The serene goddess, having inlaid eyes, and seated upon a rocky outcrop, wearing robes carved with stylised textile motifs, and edged in cinnabar lacquer. The separate, carved rock work base, in,aid with flowers.
Height – 37 cm, 14 1/2”
Width – 26 cm, 10 1/4”.
Condition – Some typical age cracks. Otherwise in excellent condition. No repairs.

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