Asian Art Online Auction

August 25, 2016

LOT 37
Carved Ivory Phoenix Boat with Figures, 19th Century
  • Carved Ivory Phoenix Boat with Figures, 19th Century

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Carved Ivory Phoenix Boat with Figures, 19th Century

Finely carved with a phoenix head at the bow, with rowers seated throughout
length 11.6" — 29.5 cm.
figures are detachable, one leg of base is missing, pick of one figure detached, few cracks and losses

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $660
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

A very similar pair of boats was sold at Christie’s London, December 7, 2010, lot 65