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    Sale 1957

    Chinese Export Art

    23 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 41

    A VERY LARGE PAIR OF BISCUIT-GLAZED BUDDHIST LIONS

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A VERY LARGE PAIR OF BISCUIT-GLAZED BUDDHIST LIONS
    19TH CENTURY
    A female with pup and a male with brocade ball, seated facing each other on high plinths, their jaws open and their black eyes bulging, applied with tight curls and decorated on their heads with a stylized character
    21 3/8 in. (54.3 cm.) high (2)


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