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Lot 5

A Chinese dark grey 'chicken bone' jade recumbent mythical beast Ming dynasty Carved from a...

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Lot 5

A Chinese dark grey 'chicken bone' jade recumbent mythical beast
Ming dynasty
Carved from a...

Price Realised: Unsold Lot

Estimate: £600 - £800

Price realised is hammer price plus fees (30% Buyers Premium inclusive of VAT).

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Lot 5

Description

A Chinese dark grey 'chicken bone' jade recumbent mythical beast

Ming dynasty

Carved from a mottled grey stone with streaked black inclusions, the horned beast with lion tail and face, 7cm long.

Provenance: Acquired by captain André Le Gac (1895-1960) in China in the 1920s, thence by descent.

明 雞骨白雕神獸

來源:André Le Gac (1895-1960)上校於1920年代購於中國,後傳承至現藏家。

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The buyer shall pay the hammer price together with a premium thereon of 26% up to £20,000 (31.2% inclusive of VAT), 25% from £20,001 - £500,000 (30% inclusive of VAT), 20% from £500,001 thereafter (24% inclusive of VAT). The premium price is subject to VAT at the standard rate.

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(ARR) - ARTIST'S RESALE RIGHT

Qualifying living artists and the descendants of artists deceased within the last 70 years are entitled to receive a re-sale royalty each time their work is bought through an auction house or art market professional.

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ARR is capped at €12,500

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