Asian Art Online Auction

April 25, 2013

LOT 119
Ivory Carved Zodiac Animal Group
  • Ivory Carved Zodiac Animal Group
  • Ivory Carved Zodiac Animal Group
  • Ivory Carved Zodiac Animal Group
  • Ivory Carved Zodiac Animal Group
  • Ivory Carved Zodiac Animal Group
  • Ivory Carved Zodiac Animal Group
  • Ivory Carved Zodiac Animal Group
  • Ivory Carved Zodiac Animal Group
  • Ivory Carved Zodiac Animal Group
  • Ivory Carved Zodiac Animal Group

119

Ivory Carved Zodiac Animal Group

Carved in the round with the twelve animals of the zodiac TOGETHER WITH two animal groups and a father carrying a child on his back
widest width 2.4" — 6 cm.
some minor age cracks

Estimate $300-$400

Realised: $240

About artist/note:

Please be advised that all ivory items are protected under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) and require a special permit to leave the country. If you have any questions about whether a lot may require a permit in order to be shipped to you, we recommend that you discuss the matter with a local customs broker prior to bidding. Please note that clients will be responsible for acquiring the appropriate permits for shipment and export.

Provenance:

A Private Collection of Chinese Ivory from Edmonton

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Ivory