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    Sale 5811

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art & Textiles

    15 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 38

    A PALE CELADON AND GREY MODEL OF A GOOSE, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PALE CELADON AND GREY MODEL OF A GOOSE, 19TH CENTURY
    the large bird seated with scrolling wing and tail feathers, the long slender neck reaching back over the long body sporting a foliate collar, fitted wood stand; and a white jade model of a buffalo, the recumbent beast with a corn stalk issuing from its mouth, fitted wood stand -- The first, 4 1/8in. (10.5cm.) wide, both with wood stands. (2)


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    Provenance

    From an English private collection, acquired prior to 1985.