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    Sale 5811

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art & Textiles

    15 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 27

    A GROUP OF FOUR JADE CARVINGS, 18TH/19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GROUP OF FOUR JADE CARVINGS, 18TH/19TH CENTURY
    comprising a grey celadon and black jade carving of boys playing a drum; a russet celadon and black jade model of a seated qilin, wood stand; a grey celadon and russet jade carving of a boy riding a qilin, wood stand; and a grey celadon and black model of a cockerel, wood stand -- the first, 2¾in. (7.2cm.) wide. (4)


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    Provenance

    From an English private collection acquired in China during the 1940's.