• The Sunday Sale - Property fro auction at Christies

    Sale 5461

    The Sunday Sale - Property from the Collection of The Baroness Dunn

    14 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 126

    A CHINESE SOAPSTONE CARVING OF BUDDHA

    LATE 17TH/EARLY 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CHINESE SOAPSTONE CARVING OF BUDDHA
    LATE 17TH/EARLY 18TH CENTURY
    Modelled seated upon an oval cushion with typical tightly curled ringlets to his head, bulbous earlobes and serene expression, his robes embellished with tiny pearl inlay
    3 in. (7.8 cm.) high, fitted woodstand


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    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium, which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
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