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    Sale 7720

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    12 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 127

    A PARCEL-GILT BRONZE 'BUDDHIST LION' CENSER

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PARCEL-GILT BRONZE 'BUDDHIST LION' CENSER
    18TH CENTURY
    Finely cast with its head sharply turned towards its back, the fierce face with flaring nostrils and bulging eyes framed by incised eyebrows and whiskers, the mane neatly arranged into curls and resting its right paw on a brocade ball
    11¾ in. (30 cm.) high


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