Lot 215

A CHINESE SOAPSTONE CARVING OF A LUOHAN HOLDING A PEACH.

Signed Zifu, 17th century.

Carved seated on woven padded cushion on a pierced rocky base, with a contemplative face incised with bristly eyebrows and moustache, a large peach held in the left hand, dressed in long flowing robes inset with coral and semi precious stones, traces of gilt and coloured pigments, 8cm H.

Provenance: E&J Frankel Collection [label]

十七世紀   壽山石雕羅漢持壽桃像,「子夫」款

Estimate: £3,000-£5,000

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