London, South Kensington
11 June 1998
A CHINESE IVORY GROUP
DEPICTING A KINGFISHER PERCHED ON A GNARLED LEAFY BRANCH ISSUING FROM A ROCKY BASE BESIDE FLOWERSPRAYS, THE DETAILS NATURALISTICALLY DEFINED -- 10.IN (25.4CM) HIGH, 18TH CENTURY, WOOD STAND.
SEE COLOUR PLATE 25.
FOR SIMILAR EXAMPLE SOLD SEE CHRISTIES HONG KONG 1997.
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