Asian Art Online Auction

April 25, 2013

LOT 120
Ivory Carved Dragon and Figural Group
  • Ivory Carved Dragon and Figural Group
  • Ivory Carved Dragon and Figural Group
  • Ivory Carved Dragon and Figural Group

120

Ivory Carved Dragon and Figural Group

Depicting a sea deity taming a ferocious dragon with waves crashing below. Wood stand
length 11.4" — 29 cm.
no condition problems noted

Estimate $400-$600

Realised: $360
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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
Period: Ming