Asian Art Auction

December 01, 2014

LOT 126
Large Ivory Carved Figure of Shoulao, Circa 1940’s
  • Large Ivory Carved Figure of Shoulao, Circa 1940’s
  • Large Ivory Carved Figure of Shoulao, Circa 1940’s
  • Large Ivory Carved Figure of Shoulao, Circa 1940’s

126

Large Ivory Carved Figure of Shoulao, Circa 1940’s

The bald-headed elderly figure clutching a tall gnarled dragon staff in one hand and a branch of five peaches in the other, dressed in long dragon-patterned robes. Wood stand
height 13.4" — 34 cm.

Estimate $1,500-$2,000

Realised: $2,640
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)

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Ivory