A fine white jade rope-twist bangle 18th century

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Lot 83
A fine white jade rope-twist bangle
18th century

Sold for HK$ 175,625 (US$ 22,441) inc. premium
A fine white jade rope-twist bangle
18th century
Elaborately carved simulating a rope-twist, the stone of a pale greenish-white tone.
8.3cm (3 1/2in) diam.

Footnotes

  • 十八世紀 白玉雕絞絲鐲

    Provenance:
    Axel Lagrelius (1863-1944), Sweden
    Marchant, London

    Exhibited, Published and Illustrated:
    Marchant, 90th Anniversary Exhibition: Ninety Jades for 90 Years, London, 2015, no.29

    來源:
    瑞典 Axel Lagrelius (1863-1944)舊藏
    倫敦Marchant

    展覽、出版及著錄:
    Marchant,《玉器九十,90週年特展》,倫敦,2015年,編號29

    Compare with a pair of white jade bangles, Kangxi, with a similar rope-twist design, illustrated by J.C.Y.Watt, Chinese Jades from the Collection of the Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, 1989, p.93, pl.72.

    白玉質,圓雕打磨而成絞繩狀,雕琢工整,打磨細膩,為仿金屬絞絲鐲作品。可參考一對清康熙白玉鏤空雕絞絲鐲,藏於美國西雅圖藝術博物館,見屈志仁著,《Chinese Jades from the Collection of the Seattle Art Museum》,西雅圖,1989年,頁93,圖版72。
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