21 mai 2016

An exceptional apple-green jadeite 'chrysanthemum' washer, Qianlong-Jiaqing period (1736-1820)

Lot 136. An exceptional apple-green jadeite 'chrysanthemum' washer, Qianlong-Jiaqing period (1736-1820). Sold for £108,100 (€140,375). Photo: Bonhams.  Exquisitely carved in the form of a chrysanthemum with lobed petals, the interior with a roundel in raised relief of leafy vines bearing three lobed melons and two butterflies, all raised on four short splayed bracket feet, the translucent stone with bright apple-green striations and cloudy inclusions, box. 10cm (4in) diam. (2). Provenance: a... [Lire la suite]

28 avril 2014

An apple-green jadeite carved pendant, 19th century

An apple-green jadeite carved pendant, 19th century. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2014. The pendant is carved and pierced with a squirrel clambering over melons and lotus pods. The stone is of a vibrant apple-green tone with some minor lighter areas. 1 ¾ in. (4.6 cm.) high. Estimate £15,000 – £20,000 ($25,185 - $33,580) Christie's. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 13 May 2014, London, King Street - http://www.christies.com/
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