Asian Art Auction

December 01, 2014

LOT 125
Large Ivory Carved Figure of a Phoenix and Immortal, Circa 1940’s
  • Large Ivory Carved Figure of a Phoenix and Immortal, Circa 1940’s
  • Large Ivory Carved Figure of a Phoenix and Immortal, Circa 1940’s
  • Large Ivory Carved Figure of a Phoenix and Immortal, Circa 1940’s
  • Large Ivory Carved Figure of a Phoenix and Immortal, Circa 1940’s
  • Large Ivory Carved Figure of a Phoenix and Immortal, Circa 1940’s

125

Large Ivory Carved Figure of a Phoenix and Immortal, Circa 1940’s

Of large tusk form and carved in the round as a lady holding peonies while seated on a phoenix, the group raised on a rocky plinth with blooming flora. Wood stand
height 14.2" — 36 cm.

Estimate $1,800-$2,200

Realised: $2,040
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

This item contains material that is protected under CITES (Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species). Please review your country’s import and export laws before bidding on this item. Obtaining the appropriate permits is the responsibility of the client.

Provenance:

Chinese Ivory Carvings from an Edmonton Collection (Lots 123-127)