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    Sale 2611

    Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    27 May 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1971

    A WHITE JADE INSET TABLE SCREEN

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    A WHITE JADE INSET TABLE SCREEN
    QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY

    The elaborately pierced zitan wood frame and stand inset with a round white jade plaque carved in high relief on the one side with two scholars under the wutong tree watching the attendants chiming the qin (stone chime) by the river, with mountains and a pavilion in the background, on the reverse side carved with an egret, a deer and a ram on the embankment next to the pine trees surrounded by mountains, and above a crane in flight amidst the wispy clouds
    8 in. (20 cm.) diam.
    21¼ in. (54 cm.) high with stand


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