Meticulously modeled with branches and leaves;
with removable seated Sage at one side; and a
Child with large bird and deer on the other.
The rock revealing a hidden animal form of a lion.
A remarkable work, masterfully crafted.
Ca: late 18th/ early 19th century
Height: 22 inches (55.8 cm.)
Ex: Private American Collection
Ex: Collection: J.T. Dorrance