A mottled white jade brush washer with qilin and cloud design 19th century
Lot 8127
A mottled white jade brush washer with qilin and cloud design 19th century
Sold for US$ 6,875 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Property from Various Owners
A mottled white jade brush washer with qilin and cloud design
19th century
The boulder of irregular ovoid form deeply hollowed out with smoothly finished interior walls while the exterior surfaces are worked in high relief with three fabulous beasts climbing through dense clouds above a base of swirling waves; the matrix of translucent off-white and pale straw colored veins with pale golden yellow and brown spots intermingled with opaque white areas.
5 1/4in (13.5cm) long
Activities
Contacts
  1. Dessa Goddard
    Specialist - Chinese Works of Art
    Bonhams
    Work
    220 San Bruno Avenue
    San Francisco, 94103
    United States
    Work +1 415 503 3333
    FaxFax: +1 415 503 3300