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Stone Nyoirin Kannon Bosatsu Bodhisattva Edo 18 c.

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Sculpture: Pre 1800: item # 1134398

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Antique Stones Japan
Daikyocho 27
Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0015


Stone Nyoirin Kannon Bosatsu Bodhisattva Edo 18 c.
Nyoirin Kannon Bosatsu in characteristic seated pose of royal ease, sculpted from a fine-grained igneous stone. Mid-Edo Period ca. 1750. Very minor old loss, with overall softening of the lines and contours. Variegated lichen accumulation.

Height: 38.5 cm
Width: 27.2 cm
Depth: 23.1 cm

A regally rotund Nyoirin Kannon stone sculpted with elegant simplicity, in excellent condition despite significant age.

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