• Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5812

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles

    6 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 131

    A PALE CELADON JADE MODEL OF A DUCK, QIANLONG (1736-1795)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PALE CELADON JADE MODEL OF A DUCK, QIANLONG (1736-1795)
    finely carved with its head sharply turned towards its back, clasping a leafy peony spray and standing on a gnarled branch, the wings with archaistic scrolls and delicately incised feathers -- 5½in. (14cm.) wide, fitted wood stand.


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