19 April 2001,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 352
GBP 100 - GBP 150
An ivory Guanyin and lion group
20th Century, sealmark to base
carved with the female figure wearing long robes before a throne, holding a ruyi sceptre and a leafy branch, seated on the back of a mythical lion with elaborate tail, fixed lion-mask and loose-bell around the neck -- 10 7/8in. (27.8cm.) high, (minor rubbing).
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