12 December 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 250
Estimate GBP 400 - GBP 600
A Chinese bamboo figural carving, 19th Century
modelled as a beared scholar wearing long flowing robes belted below his slightly rotund belly, and a full hat with scrolling side flaps, holding a ruyi-sceptre, a small child attendant to his feet -- 16½in. (42cm.) high.
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