A carved wooden birdcage
Lot 2147Y
A carved wooden birdcage
Sold for US$ 1,187 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Property from the Estate of Warren Faus
A carved wooden birdcage
The cylindrical cage fashioned of a vertical lattice of thin rods suspending two small polychrome enameled porcelain feeders to the interior, the exterior sides supporting ivory mah jongg tiles as well as several carved wood and ivory decorative motifs of Taoist subject matter, the solid wood base and supporting feet carved in relief and gilt in figural decoration, the exterior base incised with a large roundel of Liu Hai and his toad in a rocky garden setting.
11in height excluding hook
18 3/4in total height
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