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    Sale 5333

    Chinese & Japanese Art

    15 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 269

    A WHITE JADE LARGE MODEL OF A QILIN, QING DYNASTY (1644-1911)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A WHITE JADE LARGE MODEL OF A QILIN, QING DYNASTY (1644-1911)
    the mythical beast walking on scattered clouds, facing forward with clenched teeth and bulging eyes, scaled body and short curled tail -- 4¼in. (10.8cm.) long, later wooden stand.


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