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    Sale 5364

    Christie's Interiors

    2 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 95

    A CHINESE BRONZE GROUP OF A SCHOLAR ON A BUDDHISTIC LION

    MING DYNASTY (1368-1644)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CHINESE BRONZE GROUP OF A SCHOLAR ON A BUDDHISTIC LION
    MING DYNASTY (1368-1644)
    Heavily cast with the scholar seated with a serene expression on the lion holding a pair of books in his hands, the lion looking at the same direction
    14½in. (36.8cm.) high


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