A PAIR OF LARGE CHINESE CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL BUDDHIST LIONS
LATE QING DYNASTY, 19TH-20TH CENTURY
Each enamelled in turquoise and shades of blue with mouth open in a roar, one with a foot placed protectively on its cub, and the other on a brocade ball, each seated on a stepped plinth with diaper-pattern cloth set diagonally
21 ¼ in. (53.2 cm.) high
Acquired in France in 2001.