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    Sale 12292

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles Part II

    11 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 808

    A SMALL WHITE, RUSSET AND GREY JADE 'BUFFALO AND QILIN' CARVING

    18TH-19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SMALL WHITE, RUSSET AND GREY JADE 'BUFFALO AND QILIN' CARVING
    18TH-19TH CENTURY
    The three-colour group is carved and pierced in the form of a recumbent buffalo carved from the white area of the stone, beside a qilin highlighted in grey tones, clasping a russet lingzhi sprig in its mouth.
    1 3/8 in. (3.5 cm.) wide


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