London, South Kensington
9 November 2007
An 'egg and spinach' glazed Buddhistic lion seal, Kangxi (1662-1722)
the seated beast with bulging eyes and fierce open mouthed expression, a tiny cub clambering up her left leg, seated on a tall square formed base with incised seal to underside, embellished in yellow, green and aubergine glaze -- 6in. (15.3cm.) high.
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