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    Sale 5811

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art & Textiles

    15 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 64

    A SOAPSTONE CARVING OF A LOHAN, INCISED YU XUAN MARK, 17TH/18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SOAPSTONE CARVING OF A LOHAN, INCISED YU XUAN MARK, 17TH/18TH CENTURY
    the seated figure wearing long robes with incised decoration to the hem with inset semi-precious stones, wearing a cowl over the prominent forehead and carrying a scroll in the right hand, the stone of a creamy tone with red inclusions, incised Yu Xuan mark to the reverse of the figure -- 3 1/8in. (8cm.) high.


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