15 May 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,750
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
A Soapstone model of a sage, 17th/18th Century
the seated figure leans on a large double-gourd, wearing a long robe open to the chest with incised collar decoration and cloth cap to the top of his head and holding a ruyi-headed fly whisk in his left hand -- 3 1/8in. (8cm.) high, wood stand.
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