15 September 2016
This lot is offered without a reserve
A SMALL TURQUOISE AND AUBERGINE-GLAZED FIGURE OF A RECUMBENT BUDDHIST LION
KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
The recumbent lion is shown with the head turned to the side and jaws open, the curly mane and brows picked out in a vibrant turquoise glaze.
5 in. (13 cm.) long
Bluett and Sons, London, according to label.
John D. Rockefeller Jr. (1874-1960) Collection.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, accessioned in 1960.
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