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Three (3) Asian sculptures, Guanyin, Buddha, and temple attendant. 1st item: Large carved wood Guanyin figure depicted standing atop lotus and wave base, her body encircled by a dragon and with a halo behind her head. 19 1/4" H x 8 1/2" W. 2nd item: Carved root figure of Buddha, depicted seated in a teaching pose atop a lotus base. Partial old gilt paint visible to one hand. 8" H x 6" W. Both items 20th century. 3rd item: Chinese stone sculpture architectural fragment, depicting a temple attendant standing against a dragon with a pearl in its mouth. 24" L x 4 3/4" W x 9 5/8" D. 67 lbs. Circa 1900. Note: Mr. Horvatin was a designer of Asian gardens whose clients included the late Harle Montgomery.
PROVENANCE: The estate of Stanley Horvatin, formerly of La Jolla, California.
CONDITION: 1st-2nd items: Both items overall good condition with general wear. Minor chip to left hand of root Buddha. 3rd item: Sculpture was formerly used outside and has an overall weathered patina. Age cracks, areas of loss, largest 4 1/2" x 2".