A folk art treen model of a recumbent lion.  Late 19th century.
A folk art treen model of a recumbent lion.  Late 19th century.
A folk art treen model of a recumbent lion.  Late 19th century.

A folk art treen model of a recumbent lion.  Late 19th century.

 

A folk art treen model of a recumbent lion with a fierce face, bead eyes and bone incisor teeth, carved in mahogany.

 

Lovely surface patina.  

 

Late 19th century, English.  

 

Approx. 7.5" long    19cms

 

Provenance: The Sir Michael Codron Collection of Lions.  British Theatre Producer of renown.

 

 

£ 215

 

Ref:  656

 

A folk art treen model of a recumbent lion.  Late 19th century.
A folk art treen model of a recumbent lion.  Late 19th century.