13 June 2002
A BRONZE MODEL OF A PACING LION
After the Antique, late 18th century
On a later rectangular multi-coloured marble pedestal.
Greenish brown patina with brassy high points.
3½ in. (8.9 cm.) high
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The designer and decorator shows us around his Santa Monica HQ, and enthuses over the forthcoming Rooms as Portraits auctions in London and New York
Chinese Works of Art specialist Olivia Hamilton reckons this pair of superb sculptures — around 1,300 years old — are ‘the finest I've seen come up for sale‘