London, South Kensington
9 November 2000
A pair of large cloisonne elephants
cast standing four-square looking straight ahead, decorated in various coloured enamels with saddle cloths depicting dragons above foaming waves, the features naturalistically defined with hanging tassles and jewellery, the saddles surmounted with baluster shaped vases decorated with scrolling foliage, on shaped wood stands -- 22in. (56cm.) high, (minor damages).
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