• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 5333

    Chinese & Japanese Art

    15 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 363

    A WHITE JADE MODEL OF A TIGER GROUP, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A WHITE JADE MODEL OF A TIGER GROUP, 19TH CENTURY
    the ferocious beast with bulbous eyes, jagged teeth and coiled tail flicked across its back, its forepaws restraining a small deer -- 2½in. (6.4cm.) long, pierced wood stand.


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.