• Fine Chinese Ceramics and Work auction at Christies

    Sale 7762

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    3 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 92

    A CELADON JADE 'LION AND CUB' GROUP

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CELADON JADE 'LION AND CUB' GROUP
    18TH CENTURY
    Carved with a recumbent Buddhist lion holding a brocade ball in its front paws, with the cub clambering over its back, the stone of an even celadon tone with some minor light russet inclusions
    5½ in. (14 cm.) long, wood stand


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