A pair of Mughal-style jadeite 'lotus' boxes and covers Late Qing dynasty
Lot 227
A pair of Mughal-style jadeite 'lotus' boxes and covers Late Qing dynasty
HK$ 400,000 - 600,000
US$ 52,000 - 77,000
amended
Lot Details
A pair of Mughal-style jadeite 'lotus' boxes and covers
Late Qing dynasty
Each of compressed globular form, the delicately worked body intricately worked with meandering lotus scrolls, the stone of a pale olive green colour with black flecking.
13.8cm diam. (4).

Footnotes

  • Provenance 來源:
    S. Bernstein & Co., San Francisco, 2 February 1994

    Illustrated 出版:
    Ritual and Belief: Chinese Jade and Related Art, San Francisco, 1993, pl.40

    清晚期 翡翠鏤雕纏枝花卉紋圓香熏一對

    玉色青白,間有褐黑色斑。一對香熏呈圓體,蓋平頂,圓圈足。蓋中間開光雕一正面花卉,通體鏤雕纏枝花卉紋,複葉的葉子配合扭曲的藤蔓,前後關係交代清晰,製造出鏤雕的內容,整體感覺繁細優雅。

    有關痕都斯坦玉器之研究,請參看本專拍中拍品編號206之說明。

Saleroom notices

  • Please note that the boxes are of jade, not jadeite as wrongly stated in the catalogue. 請注意此拍品應為「青玉」,而非圖錄中所標註「翡翠」
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