15 May 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,750
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,500
FOUR CHINESE JADE CARVINGS, 17TH AND 18TH CENTURY
comprising a celadon and black jade one horned recumbent beast -- 3 5/8in. (9.3cm.) long approx, later wood stand; a celadon and russet jade model of a mythical dog, crouching on its forepaws, with detailed backbone and tail flicked over its haunches -- 2 3/8in. (6cm.) long; a white and russet model of a Buddhistic lion, seated with its head to one side -- 2 3/8in. (6cm.) long; and a whitish brown jade model of a deer, its head turned over its back -- 2¼in. (5.7cm.) long. (4)
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