Lot 3029
  • 3029

A RARE AND SUPERBLY CARVED LARGE BLACK STONE FIGURE OF A LION TANG DYNASTY |

Estimate
3,000,000 - 5,000,000 HKD
Sold
3,000,000 HKD
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Description

depicted seated on its haunches atop a rectangular base with a tail naturalistically swept against its side, the beast portrayed with its mouth open in a roar and baring its teeth, below bulging eyes and pricked ears, the back of its head with tufts of mane ending in upcurled ends, its body flanked on the sides with prominently defined ribs and accentuated with a broad chest below its upheld head, the stone patinated to a glossy ebony sheen
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