Title: A famille rose figure of Water Moon Guanyin
Period: Late 19th Century
Dimensions: H 37cm x W 23cm
The large seated figure of guanyin is modelled with the upper body gently leaning forward, with one leg raised and the other tucked under the flowing long colourful robes that are decorated with floral designs and finished with intricate gilt on a coral ground. In the right hand there is a willow branch and in the left a jar containing pure water. Under the right foot there is a lotus flower and there is a small book placed on the rocky outcrop that the figure is also seated upon.