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Lot 0057
A Large Tang Dynasty Gilt Bronze Figure of Guanyin. Dimensions: 19 x 9 1/2 x 9 in. Provenance: Robert Edwards (1883-1979) and his wife Gloria (1886-1960). Thence by descent. Robert arrived in Shanghai in 1910, to work for Jardine, Matheson & Co. He married Gloria Byrne in 1917 and it was Gloria who took a special interest in acquiring Chinese antiques. The couple stayed in China until 1938/39 when they returned to the UK. High resolution pictures can be found at https://file.ac/hkq-RJVg9wE/

Condition

One finger missing on right hand, otherwise very good condition.

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A LARGE TANG DYNASTY GILT BRONZE GUANYIN

Estimate $10,000 - $12,000Oct 13, 2018