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    Sale 2622

    Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    3 December 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 2623

    A CELADON JADE 'LANDSCAPE' TABLE SCREEN

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CELADON JADE 'LANDSCAPE' TABLE SCREEN
    QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY

    Of rectangular form, carved in high relief to depict a landscape scene with tall jagged mountains, the near distance with a scholar seated on a donkey crossing over a wooden foot bridge, walking in front of two attendants, all following two donkeys carrying heavy loads, the path re-emerging in the mid-distance with another donkey and groomsman journeying toward a pavilion, the stone of a pale celadon tone with areas of opaque mottling and russet tones; accompanied with a later spinach-green jade stand, supported on C-scroll feet
    12 3/4 in. (32.4 cm.) overall height, Japanese wood box


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    Provenance

    A Japanese private collection


    Pre-Lot Text

    ANOTHER PROPERTY