• For the Enjoyment of Scholars: auction at Christies

    Sale 2391

    For the Enjoyment of Scholars: Selections from the Robert H. Blumenfield Collection

    25 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 861

    AN IVORY FIGURE OF A SCHOLAR

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN IVORY FIGURE OF A SCHOLAR
    18TH CENTURY
    The bearded figure standing with right hand raised and holding a ruyi sceptre in his left hand
    5¾ in. (14.6 cm.) high, wood stand


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    Provenance

    John Sparks, London.


    Exhibited

    Chinese and Japanese Sculpture, Gerard Hawthorn Ltd., London, 8 - 16 November 2001, no. 15.