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    Sale 2185

    Christie's Interiors

    30 June - 1 July 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 545

    A CHINESE BRONZE CENSER IN THE FORM OF A BUDDHISTIC LION MOUNTED ATOP A CARVED WOOD LANDSCAPE,

    LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY,

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A CHINESE BRONZE CENSER IN THE FORM OF A BUDDHISTIC LION MOUNTED ATOP A CARVED WOOD LANDSCAPE,
    LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY,
    the lion attached to a bronze base with a removable blossom and slot for a second blossom (blossom is lacking), the lion has a hinged head, open mouth, and pierced tail; the carved landscape with two smaller platform areas; together with two small bronze buddhistic lions
    The wood landscape 32½in. (82.5cm.) high (4)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A MID-ATLANTIC PRIVATE COLLECTION