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    Sale 1976

    Fine Chinese Ceramics And Works Of Art

    19 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 425

    A SMALL WHITE JADE FIGURE OF A RECUMBENT MYTHICAL BEAST

    Price Realised  

    A SMALL WHITE JADE FIGURE OF A RECUMBENT MYTHICAL BEAST
    The head turned to the side and carved with prominent brows above deepset eyes, large ears and a single curved horn, with knobby backbone and long bushy tail, the stone of pale greenish-white color; together with a small pale greenish-white jade carving of two peaches borne on a leafy branch, 18th/19th century, with a bat on the reverse of one
    3 3/8 and 2 in. (8.6 and 5.1 cm.) long, wood stand (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE SCHLOSS COLLECTION