A green and russet jade mountain 17th/18th century
Lot 180
A green and russet jade mountain
17th/18th century
Sold for £18,750 (US$ 31,515) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
The Property of a Lady 女士藏品
A green and russet jade mountain
17th/18th century
Carved as an unusually irregular triangular section of mountain range, one side with two elderly bearded travellers ascending a path to a flight of steps between pine, the other with a tall cluster of leafy pine hanging over a waterfall carved from a creamy area of inclusion, the mountain range indicated by asymmetric overlapping planes, wood stand, box.
23.5cm (9¼in) wide (3).

Footnotes

  • Provenance: an English private collection

    十七/十八世紀 青玉帶皮雕山水人物圖山子

    來源: 英國私人收藏

    Compare a related green and russet jade boulder dated to the Qianlong period, illustrated in The Refined Taste of the Emperor: Special Exhibition of Archaic and Pictorial Jades of the Ch'ing Court, National Palace Museum, Taipei, 1997, pl.37.
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