A green jadeite carving of a eggplant group
Lot 8301
A green jadeite eggplant group
Sold for US$ 3,500 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Property from a Minneapolis Collection
A green jadeite eggplant group
Both vegetables shown growing from a common plant with reticulated stems and leaves supporting two insects, the larger eggplant incised with a crawling worm and a small white patch carved as a butterfly; the mottled matrix of pale green and icy white displaying isolated inclusions of dark green.
5 1/3in (13.5cm) high
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