• Fine Chinese Ceramics and Work auction at Christies

    Sale 7762

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    3 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 99

    A MOTTLED JADE CARVING OF A LION

    LATE MING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A MOTTLED JADE CARVING OF A LION
    LATE MING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY
    The recumbent beast carved with its head turned to one side and the legs tucked under the body, the stone of a pale celadon tone with large russet and black areas
    3 5/8 in. (9.2 cm.) long, wood stand


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY