Lot 50. Two biscuit-glazed Buddhist lion vases, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 7 1/8 in. (18 cm.) high, each. Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000. Price realised USD 6,250. © Christie’s Image Ltd 2020
The recumbent beasts in green and yellow, with black and green square vases on their backs.
The Tibor Collection.
Provenance: with The Chinese Porcelain Co., New York.
Literature: William R. Sargent, Chinese Porcelain in the Conde Collection, Madrid, 2014, pg. 29
Christie’s. Chinese Export Art Featuring the Tibor Collection, Part II, New York, 23 January 2020