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Auction: Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art
was auctioned on: 1 June 2011
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A GROUP OF THREE 'LIU HAI' CARVINGS

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Estimate: HK$150,000 - HK$200,000
ca. US$19,266 - US$25,688
Price realised:  HK$187,500
ca. US$24,083
Lot number 3973, Views: 226

A GROUP OF THREE 'LIU HAI' CARVINGS
QING DYNASTY, 18TH/19TH CENTURY
A GROUP OF THREE 'LIU HAI' CARVINGS QING DYNASTY, 18TH/19TH CENTURY The first of white jade, modelled as a standing Liu Hai holding to one side a string of coins over one shoulder, enticing a three legged toad cambering over his right shoulder; the second of white jade, the young boy standing with his body turned to one side, supporting over his left shoulder a spray of fruiting branch; and an agate carving, depicting a Liu Hai holding a string of coins, and turned to a three-legged toad clambering over his right shoulder Largest 2 3/8 in. (6.2 cm.) high (3)

Informations about the auction
Auction house: Christie's
Title: Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art
Date of the auction: 1 Jun 2011
Address: Christie's
1 June 2011, Hong Kong, HKCEC Grand Hall