A spinach green jade incense burner, fangding Qianlong
Lot 408
A spinach green jade incense burner, fangding Qianlong
Sold for HK$ 72,000 (US$ 9,285) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Chinese Jade from the John and Berthe Ford Collection (lots 389 to 428)
A spinach jade incense burner, fangding
Qianlong
Of rectangular section with slightly lobed sides, standing on four tubular legs worked with taotie motifs, the exterior intricately worked with a vivid design of 'kuilong' leaping from a raging torrent, flanked by a pair of handles, wood cover and stand.
10.5cm high. (3).

Footnotes

  • 清乾隆 翡翠雕夔龍紋高足方鼎

    For a closely related spinach jade incense burner of fangding form in the Palace Museum, Beijing, see The Complete Collection of Treasures of the Palace Museum, Shanghai, 2008, pg. 14, pl.10.
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