• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 874

    A CHINESE WOOD CARVING OF A BUFFALO AND YOUNG BOY

    20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A CHINESE WOOD CARVING OF A BUFFALO AND YOUNG BOY
    20TH CENTURY
    THE YOUNG BOY SEATED ON THE RECLINING ANIMAL'S BACK, ITS FUR FINELY CARVED, BOTH TURNING THEIR HEADS WITH SMILING EXPRESSION, GLASS EYE INLAYS, SOME RESTORATION
    26.5 CM. WIDE, ON WOOD STAND


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