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    Sale 5811

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art & Textiles

    15 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 53

    A ROSE QUARTZ VASE IN THE FORM OF A LION FISH, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A ROSE QUARTZ VASE IN THE FORM OF A LION FISH, 18TH CENTURY
    the head and tail of the large horned fish rising out of foaming waves, the open mouth forming the rim for the receptacle, a smaller dragon wrapped around the exterior of the beast -- 6½in. (16.5cm.) wide, carved wood stand depicting swirling waters. (2)


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