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    Sale 2388

    Important Chinese Jades from the Personal Collection of Alan and Simone Hartman Part II

    27 November 2007, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1595

    A PALE CELADON JADE HUAN

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PALE CELADON JADE HUAN
    EASTERN ZHOU DYNASTY (770-256 BC)

    Of circular form decorated with interlocking low relief s-scroll patterns on both sides, the outer and inner rim carved with a band of rope patterns, the stone of a yellowish pale celadon tone with some darker inclusions
    11.7 cm. (4 5/8 in.)


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    A similar example but only carved on one side in the Palace Museum Collection, Beijing is illustrated in the The Complete Collection of Treasures of the Palace Museum, Jadeware (I), 1995, Hong Kong, p.126, pl.104.

    Literature

    Robert Kleiner, Chinese Jades from the Collection of Alan and Simone Hartman, Hong Kong, 1996, no. 13


    Exhibited

    Christie's New York, March 13-26, 2001
    Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, August 2003-December 2004