This Chinese bronze statue of the Taoism Deity for Longevity holds a peach, the symbol of longevity, and a staff to signify his old age. What a perfect gift for a birthday or to wish someone well for any reason or no reason.
Size: 5" by 4" by 2 8/10.
Weight: 1.15 lbs.
Signed: See photo.
Condition: Very Good. Some patina. No losses.
Some of the most important pieces of Chinese art were made of bronze, warranting an entire separate catalogue in the Imperial art collections. Since the bronze item is cast in the lost wax way, each piece of bronze art craft is somewhat 149unique.
Unique Collectibles, Antiques and Fine Arts from Around the World
Never the ordinary...unique items chosen over the last 50 years of travel around the world.