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Auction: Fine Chinese Ceramics And Works of Art
was auctioned on: 9 May 2017
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A GILT-LACQUERED BRONZE FIGURE OF KUI XING

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Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000
ca. US$25,849 - US$38,773
Price realised:  £52,500
ca. US$67,854
Lot number 18, Views: 161

A GILT-LACQUERED BRONZE FIGURE OF KUI XING
17TH CENTURY
A GILT-LACQUERED BRONZE FIGURE OF KUI XING 17TH CENTURY The god of examinations is cast with a lively expression on his face with his hair and celestial scarves billowing in the wind. In one hand he holds a brush, and in the other an ingot. He stands in his typical pose, with one foot atop a fierce winged dragon rising from tumultuous waves upon a rectangular stand supported on four ruyi -shaped feet. 21 ¼ in. (54 cm.) high

Informations about the auction
Auction house: Christie's
Title: Fine Chinese Ceramics And Works of Art
Date of the auction: 9 May 2017
Address: Christie's
London