• Fine Chinese Ceramics and Work auction at Christies

    Sale 7762

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    3 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 109

    A WHITE JADE MODEL OF AN ELEPHANT AND BOY

    18TH/19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A WHITE JADE MODEL OF AN ELEPHANT AND BOY
    18TH/19TH CENTURY
    The elephant standing four-square with a saddle-cloth draped over the back decorated with a yin-yang symbol above rocks emerging from crashing waves, the side with a boy wearing a hat clambering on its back, the white stone with a few minor russet inclusions
    2¾ in. (7 cm.) long


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY