A Documented Polychrome Figure Of A Taoist

Description: The wooden figure is decorated in colors of red, green, and blue, modeled wearing long, flowing robes and an ornate hat, with the hands clasped together. He is depicted seated upright. The back of the figure is painted with lines of Chinese characters.

The figure probably represents the Taoist Wenchang Wang.

Condition: Usual wear consummate with age.

Age: Probably late Ming\Early Qing

Size: Approx 30 cm tall. including later base.

Price: £695