12 May 2005,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 480
GBP 400 - GBP 600
A Chinese porcelain model of Budai, 20th century
seated in a gnarled rootwood chair, holding a sack in his left hand, wearing a beaded necklace and loose iron red and gilt glazed robes, set in wood stand -- the porcelain 5 7/8in. (15cm) high.
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