123
123
A small stone figure of a lion
Tang dynasty
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 4,200 USD
JUMP TO LOT
123
A small stone figure of a lion
Tang dynasty
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 4,200 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Concordia House Collection: Fine Chinese Jades and Important Works of Art from a Midwestern Family

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A small stone figure of a lion
Tang dynasty
the beast seated on its rear haunches atop a square pedestal, its jaws open in snarl, exposing the broad tongue flicked up between its fangs, below large bulging eyes framed by the curly mane
9 3/8 in., 24 cm
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Provenance

Sotheby Parke-Bernet New York, 11th May 1978, lot 56.
Warren E. Cox, New York.

The Concordia House Collection: Fine Chinese Jades and Important Works of Art from a Midwestern Family

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New York