13 May 2016,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 6,250
Estimate GBP 5,000 - GBP 7,000
A CARVED AND PIERCED CELADON JADE 'DRAGON' VASE AND COVER
The vase is carved in high relief with a scaly dragon coiled around its body in pursuit of a flaming pearl, cloud scrolls encircle the base. The stone is of a celadon tone with russet and cloudy white inclusions and flecks.
7½ in. (19 cm.) high, wood stand
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With John Sparks, London, 7 January 1967.
Private English Collection.
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