Asian Auction, Session 1

December 03, 2012

LOT 145
Rare and Large ‘Journey to the West’ Ivory Vase
  • Rare and Large ‘Journey to the West’ Ivory Vase
  • Rare and Large ‘Journey to the West’ Ivory Vase
  • Rare and Large ‘Journey to the West’ Ivory Vase

145

Rare and Large ‘Journey to the West’ Ivory Vase

Well carved with one panel containing the Buddhist monk Xuanzang, the monkey king Sun Wukong, the pig Zui Bajie and the river monster Sha Wujing, the other panel with Sun Wukong fighting a two-sworded deity
height 17.7" — 45 cm.

Estimate $3,000-$4,000

Realised: $5,280
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?