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    Sale 12548

    The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    5 April 2016, Hong Kong

  • Lot 54

    A CARVED BOXWOOD FIGURE OF JI GONG

    EARLY 20TH CENTURY

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    A CARVED BOXWOOD FIGURE OF JI GONG
    EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    The figure is finely carved with a smiling expression, wearing a double-peaked cap, loose flowing robes exposing his chest with emaciated ribs. He is depicted further holding a gnarled staff and wearing one rope sandal, leaving the other foot bare. The slightly polished wood is of a honey tone.
    4 1/4 in. (11 cm.) high, stand, box


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE DUOSHENGZHAI COLLECTION