• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 2301

    Christie's Interiors

    6 - 7 April 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 312

    FIFTEEN CHINESE POTTERY ANIMALS,

    HAN DYNASTY (206 BC-AD 220) AND LATER,

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    FIFTEEN CHINESE POTTERY ANIMALS,
    HAN DYNASTY (206 BC-AD 220) AND LATER,
    comprising a recumbent dog; a Buddhistic lion on a plinth; three similar seated lions; a seated feline; a seal molded with two felines; a feline head-form child's whistle; a recumbent ram; a recumbent horse; a recumbent sheep; a recumbent dog; a plaque molded with a boar in profile; a large figure of a duck; and a green-glazed silk worm; together with a pottery head of a bull
    The duck figure, the largest, 5½in. (14cm.) high (16)


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ARTHUR M. SACKLER COLLECTIONS
    ALL OBJECTS IN THE ARTHUR M. SACKLER COLLECTIONS WERE ACQUIRED PRIOR TO 1978. ADDITIONAL PROVENANCE, EXHIBITION AND PUBLICATION INFORMATION MAY BE FOUND IN THE LOTS' CONDITION REPORTS.