Chinese Nephrite carving of a boy along with a jadeite carving of a carp, both pendants
Lot 6069
Two jade miniature carvings
Sold for US$ 6,710 inc. premium
Auction Details
Two jade miniature carvings Two jade miniature carvings Two jade miniature carvings Two jade miniature carvings Two jade miniature carvings Two jade miniature carvings
Lot Details
Property from an Encinitas, California Estate
Two jade miniature carvings
The first a white and gray jade carving of a crouching boy holding a lotus plant, an opaque gray vain on his back carved as a little bird, 18K gold suspension mount (tiny chips); the second a mottled green and white jadeite carp, 14K gold suspension mount.
1 3/4 and 2 3/8in (4.5 and 6cm) long

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    both purchased from Edward Dominik Fine Arts & Jewelry, Los Angeles, 1976
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