10: Chinese Carved Jadeite Guanyin Group Sculpture
Large Chinese hand carved jade Quan Yin group sculpture. Finely carved throughout to depict Quan yin holding vase to left hand with plant sprouting. She is holding lotus blossom with leaf pad to right hand. Above her is Phoenix bird. She is standing on stylized double lotus blossom platform with fish jumping out of water to her right. Very busy scene also depicts rock formations and bamboo trees. Magnificent translucent white, lavender and apple green jadeite colors. 19th century. Measures 17" height x 10 1/4" width x 4" depth (43.1cm x 26cm x 10.1cm). Total weight of 7.44 kilograms.