03 novembre 2008

A Very Fine And Rare White Jade 'Mallow' Marriage Bowl . Qianlong (1736-95)

A Very Fine And Rare White Jade 'Mallow' Marriage Bowl . Qianlong (1736-95) The bowl carved to the interior and correspondingly to the exterior in the form of an open mallow bloom, the sides carved and pierced with acanthus handles suspending loose rings, supported on four short ruyi-shaped feet, the highly-polished stone of an even white tone with some snowy-white inclusions. 9¼ in. (23.5 cm.) wide, wood stand  - Estimate £150,000 - £200,000 ($242,700 - $323,600) Provenance: John Sparks Ltd., London, purchased on 31... [Lire la suite]
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