Lot 217. A group of three small white jade vessels, 18th century. The ewer, 5 ¼ in. (13.3 cm.) high. Estimate GBP 5,000 - GBP 8,000. Price realised GBP 93,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019
The group comprises: a 'peony' vase with ribbed sides; a ' chilong -handle' pouring vessel, and a Mughal-style ewer and cover with leafy chrysanthemums, both embellished with coloured stone inlays. The jades are of an even tone with some snow flakes, natural veins and russet inclusions.
Provenance: Collection of the late Gerard Arnhold (1918-2010).
Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, London, 14 May 2019