Lot 428. A turquoise-glazed figure of a tapir, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795); 21.3 cm, 8 3/8 in. Estimate 600 — 800 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's.
modelled as a recumbent tapir, the head brilliantly rendered with alert eyes below a pair of upright ears, covered overall with a lustrous turquoise glaze.
Sotheby's. St George Street Sale: Asian Art, London, 17 May 2019, 10:00 AM