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    Sale 7431

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 64

    A VERY LARGE IVORY TUSK CARVING AND WOOD STAND

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A VERY LARGE IVORY TUSK CARVING AND WOOD STAND
    19TH CENTURY
    Deeply carved and pierced with ladies and gentlemen, scholars and attendants variously debating great motions or simply at leisure strolling in the gardens of pavilions in the shade of pines, the ivory pale in the crevices and tinged to cream over the extremities, the high openwork wood stand carved with pine and blossoming branches
    40½ in. (103 cm.) long


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