20 février 2018

A white jade 'Bat and Shou symbol' washer, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

Lot 3038. A white jade 'Bat and Shou symbol' washer, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795); 12.5 cm., 4 7/8  in. Estimate 600,000 - 800,000 HKD. Lot sold 4,600,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's. the lobed sides of quatrefoil section, supported on four small slightly flared ruyi feet, the rim finely carved with a bat spreading its wings grasping a beribonned shou character in its mouth, the character carved in openwork extending the width... [Lire la suite]