PO Box 2135
Asheville, NC 28802
Based in Asheville, North Carolina, Brunk Auctions has been conducting sales of fine and decorative arts for over 30 years. Auctions are held in our North Carolina sale room but attracts a global audience. Founded by Robert Brunk in 1983, the auctions became well known for their integrity and profes...Read more
Sep 16, 2016 - Sep 17, 2016
Quanyin possibly Yongdeng Province, the mask wearing an elaborate floral headdress and mounted on a fitted and finely crafted walnut stand, the whole seated on a flaring walnut base crafted [en suite] with the bust stand, 16 x 7-1/4 x 7-1/2 in., head and stand overall 78 in.. Condition: Losses to headdress with infill and reconstruction, spider crack to top of head, old losses to nose and top of crown, soiling on face, old drying splits to pedestal, see Internet and blacklight photos. Notes: Please Note: Brunk Auctions provides condition reports as a courtesy to our clients and assumes no liability for any error or omission. Descriptions are our opinions and should in no way be construed as a guarantee of any kind as to age, condition, mater. Provenance: From the George V. Collection, Raleigh, North Carolina
Losses to headdress with infill and reconstruction, spider crack to top of head, old losses to nose and top of crown, soiling on face, old drying splits to pedestal, see Internet and blacklight photos
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