9 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 375
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A large soapstone carving of Luihai, early 20th Century
modelled wearing long tied robes, looking down smiling at the three legged toad to his feet who is attempting to climb up the long string of cash the figure holds in both hands, the immortal carved standing on a two tiered rockwork base of green and brown soapstone -- 14¼in. (36.2cm.) high.
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