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    Sale 2611

    Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    27 May 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1990

    A CARVED JADEITE PANEL

    Price Realised  

    A CARVED JADEITE PANEL
    LATE QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY

    Of rectangular form, carved on one side to depict a hunting scene with two riders on galloping horses, one figure with bow in hand and turned towards an injured deer in the distance, the other figure with his gun pointed towards birds in flight, in a landscape surrounded by pine trees, the reverse with a long inscription bearing an apocryphal Qianlong dingyou cyclical date, corresponding to 1777 A.D., the translucent material suffused with apple-green striations
    7 7/8 x 5 9/16 in. (20 x 14.1 cm.)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY