865
865

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF HENRY H. ARNHOLD, SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ARNHOLD FOUNDATION

A GILT-BRONZE 'BOYS' GROUP
17TH CENTURY
Estimate
10,00015,000
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865

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF HENRY H. ARNHOLD, SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ARNHOLD FOUNDATION

A GILT-BRONZE 'BOYS' GROUP
17TH CENTURY
Estimate
10,00015,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important Chinese Art

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A GILT-BRONZE 'BOYS' GROUP
17TH CENTURY
comprising two smiling and play-fighting boys, one standing with a foot in the air and holding a toy axe-head cast emerging from a dragon mouth, one tuft of hair flicked up from the motion, the other boy leaning forward with hands and feet on the ground, dressed in a robe tied at the waist, all richly gilded, the standing boy affixed to the wood stand (2)
Length 4 1/8  in., 10.4 cm
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Provenance

Michael Gillingham, London.

Important Chinese Art

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New York