Ancient Mandarin Scholar Elder statue. Wear and loss commensurate with great age including loss of paints and lacquer, old worm holes (stable), and age cracks (front bottom, etc). Implement in right hand lost to time. The gentlemen is dress in period attire. Marked on the front and back in faded Chinese calligraphy characters. The front characters could be a name, whilst the back characters appear to indicate some form of date. The back of the statue featured a prayer niche which has not been opened.
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- siglo XIX
- Región / País de origen
- Título de la obra de arte
- Mandarin Scholar Elder
- Estado razonable, ver descripción
- 27×6.5×11 cm