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    Sale 7621

    A Private English Collection of White Jade Carvings & Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    4 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 192

    A FINE WHITE JADE FIGURE OF A DUCK

    QIANLONG (1736-95)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FINE WHITE JADE FIGURE OF A DUCK
    QIANLONG (1736-95)
    Finely carved with archaistic features, its head turned towards its back grasping a leafy spray of lotus in its bill, its wings detailed with feathers and angular scrolls, the semi-translucent stone of an even white tone
    4¼ in. (10.8 cm.) long


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    Provenance

    John Laycock Collection, Singapore