10 September 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 500
Estimate GBP 500 - GBP 800
TWO SMALL BRONZES, 17TH CENTURY
comprising a small waterdropper in the form of a seated mythical beast, a small hole to its back to allow water to be placed into the receptacle, the spout formed from the creatures large right ear, a small figure standing to the beasts rear forming the handle -- 2¾in. (7cm.) wide; and a bronze model of Luohai, the chuckling figure with both hands in a dancing pose, a three legged toad perched to his knee, and holding strings of coins -- 3.3/in. (8.5cm.) wide. (2)
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