15 May 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,500
Estimate GBP 600 - GBP 1,000
A soapstone Buddhistic lion group
carved with two beasts standing upon rockwork, their bodies facing in alternating directions, both looking towards the front watching a small cub that clambers between them -- 2 3/8in. (6cm.) wide, wood stand.
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