Elaborate Chinese, Ming-style gilt bronze figure; of Guandi, dressed in elaborate armor with a lion mask to the front and a dragon headdress; seated in a very assertive pose, on a raised pedestal base with lotus and qilin panels; H: 15 1/2"
Large and heavy, Chinese Ming-style bronze figure: of a Bodhisattva, wearing an ornate crown with a miniature Buddha, holding a dragon armrest, and seated in the position of "Royal Ease", on the back of a qilin, upon a tiered lotus form base; H: 17 1/2"
Tall Chinese, Ming-style, gold lacquered bronze figure; of Guanyin, seated in the position of "Royal Ease": sitting on a naturalistic base with a censer to one side and her bottle of tears to the other, all upon a base of wave motif; H: 23 1/4"
Bejeweled - INDIAN BRONZE FIGURE OF PARVATI, VIJAYANAGAR. Standing in tribhanga on lotus plinth, right hand in katakamukha mudra, left hand in lola mudra, wearing a dhoti, hair arranged in tiered conical karandamukuta.