Asian Art Auction

December 05, 2011

LOT 95
Rare Ivory Carved Compote Figure, Probably Sri Lanka, 19th Century
  • Rare Ivory Carved Compote Figure, Probably Sri Lanka, 19th Century
  • Rare Ivory Carved Compote Figure, Probably Sri Lanka, 19th Century

95

Rare Ivory Carved Compote Figure, Probably Sri Lanka, 19th Century

Of squat proportions, knees bent, and arms raised to support a load, the semi-nude figure covered in acanthus leaves. Wood base and copper tray, possibly European
figure height 6.1" — 15.5 cm.

Estimate $600-$800

Realised: $3,840
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Ivory