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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 1558

    A FINELY CARVED WHITE JADE GROUP OF A STAG AND A DOG

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FINELY CARVED WHITE JADE GROUP OF A STAG AND A DOG
    QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-1795)

    Attractively carved in the round, the recumbent stag with its head turned to one side, bearing a spray of lingzhi in its mouth on its back rests a small dog, the stone of even white tone with areas of russet inclusions and a fine polish
    3¼ in. (8.4 cm.) long


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    Provenance

    Mary Alexander Whitehouse
    Sotheby's Hong Kong, 17 November 1988, lot 403


    Literature

    Robert Kleiner, Chinese Jades from the Collection of Alan and Simone Hartman, Hong Kong, 1996, no.192


    Exhibited

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