Asian Art Online Auction

July 11, 2013

LOT 86
Tinted Ivory Carved Maiden Group
  • Tinted Ivory Carved Maiden Group
  • Tinted Ivory Carved Maiden Group

86

Tinted Ivory Carved Maiden Group

Rendered in the form of two young maidens each finely dressed in long robes and ribbons while surrounded by a curving branch of prunus flowers. Wood stand
6.3" x 5.9" — 16 x 15 cm.
no condition problems noted

Estimate $500-$700

Realised: $348
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:

From a Vancouver Collection of Ivory Carvings

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Ivory