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A Celadon and Brown Jade Carving of a Lion
Yuan / Ming Dynasty
Estimate
90,000120,000
LOT SOLD. 600,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
51
A Celadon and Brown Jade Carving of a Lion
Yuan / Ming Dynasty
Estimate
90,000120,000
LOT SOLD. 600,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

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Playthings From The Collection of Edward T. Chow
Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Collections
Chinese Art Through the Eye of Sakamoto Gorō -
Asian Lacquer

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Hong Kong

A Celadon and Brown Jade Carving of a Lion
Yuan / Ming Dynasty
the mythical beast carved crouching, with bushy eyebrows and an opened grinning mouth revealing two rows of teeth and a curved tongue, its muscular torso accented by prominently defined ribs and a serrate spine running across its back, its tail tucked under its right hindleg and freely curving upwards over the haunch, the stone of greenish-yellow colour mottled with icy inclusions and faint russet patches, wood stand
6.6 cm., 2 5/8  in.
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Playthings From The Collection of Edward T. Chow
Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Collections
Chinese Art Through the Eye of Sakamoto Gorō -
Asian Lacquer

|
Hong Kong