• Fine Chinese Ceramics and Work auction at Christies

    Sale 7762

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    3 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 25

    A CELADON JADE DRAGON PLAQUE

    QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-95)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CELADON JADE DRAGON PLAQUE
    QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-95)
    Of square shape, carved and pierced in the form of two stylised archaistic dragons entwined with one another, the features finely defined, the stone of an even celadon tone with a minor darker area, one narrow side with an incised Qianlong four-character mark possibly added later
    2 7/8 in. (7.4 cm.) wide


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