15 May 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,750
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A group of four Chinese jades, 18th/19th Century
comprising two celadon and russet brushwashers carved as a fruiting peach with attached leafy foliage, and half of an oversized lychee fruit; and two celadon jade libation cups, the first with twin dragon handles, the other with single loop handle both carved in relief with nodes to the outer surface -- 4 1/8in. (10.5cm.) wide max., all with wood stands. (4)
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