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Ivory Luohan

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
328
Sold for:
$2,489$2,100

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 03, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Ivory Luohan, China, 19th century, carved as the figure of Luohan seated on rockery with a coiling dragon around his shoulder gazing at the precious pearl he is holding, Luohan with a wrathful expression with his eyebrow rendered into a flame form converging in the middle, the ivory with a warm honey tone, carved mark to the base, ht. 9 1/4 in.
Estimate $250-350

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China, Chinese ceramics, Chinese martial arts, Ivory, Luohan

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