7 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 6,250
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A CELADON AND RUSSET JADE CARVING OF A BOY AND HOBBY HORSE, QIANLONG (1736-1795)
the small boy standing, his toy horse between his legs, holding a flowering lotus spray over his right shoulder -- 2in. (5cm.) high, wood stand.
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