15 May 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 7,750
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A GREY CELADON AND RUSSET JADE BOY GROUP, QIANLONG (1736-1795)
carved with two boys smiling at each other, one holding a ruyi sceptre, the other carrying a lotus spray on his back - 2in. (5.1cm.) high, wood stand.
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From an English private collection acquired in China during the 1940's.
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