Six jade figural carvings 18th/19th century
Lot 155
Six jade figural carvings
18th/19th century
Sold for £15,000 (US$ 24,893) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
The Property of a Lady 女士藏品
Six jade figural carvings
18th/19th century
Comprising a white jade carving of Liuhai and his three-legged toad atop a double gourd, wood stand; a white jade figure of a boy holding lingzhi sprigs and riding on a qilin, wood stand; a white jade figure of a boy holding a sprig of grain in the right hand and a goose in the left hand, wood stand; a white jade figure of Liuhai, with his left foot atop his three-legged toad, holding a branch bearing pomegranates, wood stand; a cloudy-white jade figure of a boy with his right foot atop a cat, holding a linghzi fungus sprig in his left hand and adorned with ruyi-head pendants; and a pale green and chestnut jade group of an adult holding a lotus sprig over his shoulders with a boy holding a box at his side.
The largest 7.9cm (3in) high (10).

Footnotes

  • Provenance: a Scottish private collection and thence by descent

    十八/十九世紀 玉雕人物六件

    來源:蘇格蘭私人收藏,並由家族繼承下去
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