19 - 20 September 2013
PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF FONG CHOW
TWO SMALL WHITE JADE ANIMAL CARVINGS
One is carved as a grazing horse standing on an oblong base carved on the underside with clouds. The other is carved in openwork as two recumbent mythical beasts facing each other as they grasp a sprig of lingzhi in their jaws.
1 5/8 and 1 9/16 in. (4.2 and 4 cm.) wide (2)
Fong Chow (1923-2012) Collection, New York.
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