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Chinese Laozi rosewood statuette, "Lao-Tzu", Tàishàng lǎojūn philosopher bearing a child, signed, China 1930s

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Chinese statue in rosewood, antique 1930 representing a Laozi, Lao-Tzu, in a classic pose of the philosopher carrying a child
It is signed on the left side of her dress
In a beautiful orange red patina.
It is a rare collector's item
Lao Tseu or Laozi or Lao Zi (Chinese: 老子; pinyin: Lǎozǐ; Wade: Lao Tzu), commonly known as Tàishàng lǎojūn (太上老君, Tàishàng lǎojūn, "Supreme Lord Lao" (李耳, Lǐ ěr), would have been a Chinese sage and, according to tradition, a contemporary of Confucius from the mid-6th century before J.C
He is considered the founder of Taoism. He was said to have been born in the Chu country of the Zhou kingdom and would have set out for a spiritual retreat to western China today.
Historical information about him is rare and uncertain and his biography develops from the Han dynasty, mainly from supernatural and religious elements.
We does not really know its history and some historians see it as a fictional character or composed of several storytellers philosopher
The Tao Tö King (Book of the Way and Virtue) that tradition attributes to him is a major text of Taoism, considered important by other currents as well. Lao Tzu is considered by the Taoists as a god "Supreme Lord Lao" and as their common ancestor.
All our collections are unique and authentic pieces
Do not hesitate to contact me for details and additional information
See our other models
thank you for your visit
Chinese statue in rosewood, antique 1930 representing a Laozi, Lao-Tzu, in a classic pose of the philosopher carrying a child
It is signed on the left side of her dress
In a beautiful orange red patina.
It is a rare collector's item
Lao Tseu or Laozi or Lao Zi (Chinese: 老子; pinyin: Lǎozǐ; Wade: Lao Tzu), commonly known as Tàishàng lǎojūn (太上老君, Tàishàng lǎojūn, "Supreme Lord Lao" (李耳, Lǐ ěr), would have been a Chinese sage and, according to tradition, a contemporary of Confucius from the mid-6th century before J.C
He is considered the founder of Taoism. He was said to have been born in the Chu country of the Zhou kingdom and would have set out for a spiritual retreat to western China today.
Historical information about him is rare and uncertain and his biography develops from the Han dynasty, mainly from supernatural and religious elements.
We does not really know its history and some historians see it as a fictional character or composed of several storytellers philosopher
The Tao Tö King (Book of the Way and Virtue) that tradition attributes to him is a major text of Taoism, considered important by other currents as well. Lao Tzu is considered by the Taoists as a god "Supreme Lord Lao" and as their common ancestor.
All our collections are unique and authentic pieces
Do not hesitate to contact me for details and additional information
See our other models
thank you for your visit

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5 out of 5 stars
(75)
Reviewed by Alexei
5 out of 5 stars
Feb 17, 2018
Een hele mooie ketting. Snel geleverd.
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Nepalese ethnic Tharu necklace ,multi-rows, 24 row, red coral color in glass paste

Reviewed by Alexei
5 out of 5 stars
Feb 17, 2018
Een hele mooie ketting. Snel geleverd.
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Naga ( Nagaland north India) ethnic necklace glass paste

Reviewed by mikeindc3
5 out of 5 stars
Feb 14, 2018
A beautiful piece. My mother was thrilled to have received is as a Christmas gift
old french cameo pomponne XIX century

Reviewed by PHILIPPE DEBETAZ
5 out of 5 stars
Feb 7, 2018
Parfait en tous points!
Peinture, communication, envoi et emballage supers!
Merci encore et sûrement à bientôt
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Thangka Tibetan Medicinal Painting, Blue Beryl Medicine, Anatomical Board of Traditional Tibetan Medicine, 1950s

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Chinese Laozi rosewood statuette, "Lao-Tzu", Tàishàng lǎojūn philosopher bearing a child, signed, China 1930s

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Overview

  • Vintage item from the 1930s
  • Height: 16 Centimeters
  • Width: 5 Centimeters
  • Depth: 5 Centimeters
  • Material: bois de rose
  • Feedback: 75 reviews
  • Favorited by: 4 people
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