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    Sale 7746

    PARISIAN TASTE IN LONDON: A PRIVATE COLLECTION AND FURNITURE

    10 September 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 370

    A CHINESE WHITE JADE RHYTON CEREMONIAL CUP

    QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-1795)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CHINESE WHITE JADE RHYTON CEREMONIAL CUP
    QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-1795)
    The flaring cup issuing from a dragon's open jaw, above a carved wooden stand
    6¾ in. (16.5 cm.) high, the cup alone; 7¾ in. (20 cm.) high, overall


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    Provenance

    Rue de la Faisanderie, Paris, until the late 1940's.
    Thence by descent.