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    Sale 2622

    Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    3 December 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 2632

    A FINE WHITE JADE SEATED MONKEY WITH PEACHES

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FINE WHITE JADE SEATED MONKEY WITH PEACHES
    QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY

    Finely carved in the round in openwork to depict a seated monkey in casual pose with its tail curled up at its back, clutching in one hand a peach branch extending over its shoulder, the stone of an even white tone with minor russet inclusions on one arm
    2 7/8 in. (7cm) long


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