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    Sale 7581

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    13 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 75

    A WHITE AND GREY JADE BOY; AND A WHITE JADE LION

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A WHITE AND GREY JADE BOY; AND A WHITE JADE LION
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    The boy carved kneeling and playing with a small cat cleverly detailed with the grey section of the stone; the lion carved seated and facing the side, holding a large ruyi spray in its mouth
    1 3/8 in. (3.5 cm.) max. wide (2)


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