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    Sale 12290

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art And Textiles Part II

    13 May 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 516

    A CELADON AND RUSSET JADE 'ARCHAISTIC' VESSEL, FANGDING

    18TH-19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CELADON AND RUSSET JADE 'ARCHAISTIC' VESSEL, FANGDING
    18TH-19TH CENTURY
    The vessel is carved to the body with taotie between relief studs, with mythical beast-form feet. The stone is of a mottled celadon tone with a few minor creamy inclusions.
    5 ¼ in. (13.4 cm.) high, wood cover


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    Provenance

    Property from a Private American Collection, assembled prior to 1960.