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    Sale 2711

    The Imperial Sale, Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    27 May 2009, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1975

    A FINELY CARVED WHITE JADE LADIES GROUP

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FINELY CARVED WHITE JADE LADIES GROUP
    QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY

    The ladies both with heads turned looking over their left shoulders, each figure wearing voluminous layered robes, with hair worn partially looped on top of the head and partially falling loose down their backs, the standing figure with her right arm draped around her companion who is seated on a garden seat holding a ruyi sceptre in her left hand, the stone of an even tone and polish with areas of russet skin to the hair of the standing figure
    4¼ in. (10.8 cm.) high, box


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    Provenance

    Robert Kleiner, London