• Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works  auction at Christies

    Sale 2196

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    15 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 118

    A FINE SMALL WHITE AND RUSSET JADE 'PEBBLE'

    SONG/MING DYNASTY, 13TH-17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FINE SMALL WHITE AND RUSSET JADE 'PEBBLE'
    SONG/MING DYNASTY, 13TH-17TH CENTURY
    Of irregular shape, carved on one side with a chilong climbing through the clouds which envelope the sides, with hatchured details and areas of pale russet color
    3¼ in. (8.3 cm.) long


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    Provenance

    Private American collection, acquired in the 1960s-1970s.