early c20th southeast asian lacquerwork and polychrome decorated seated hotei figure

Early C20th South-East Asian lacquer-work and polychrome decorated seated Hotei figure.


| $374 USD | €306 EUR

Item Ref

ML 1708


Early C20th South -East Asian lacquer-work and polychrome decorated seated Horei figure.
Amusing and highly decorative Thai or Chinese lacquer work figure with brightly painted polychrome decoration . Seated upon a plinth or Dias , the benignly smiling figure is depicted in opulent attire holding a ruyi sceptre in one hand and gifts or money in the other.
Some minor losses to decoration and surface commensurate with age.
H 13"
W 9"
D 8"
China or Thailand c. 1920
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Internal Ref: ML 1708


Height = 33 cm (13")
Width = 23 cm (9")
Depth = 20 cm (8")

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