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    Sale 5811

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art & Textiles

    15 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 118

    A GROUP OF THREE WHITE JADE CARVINGS, 18TH/19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GROUP OF THREE WHITE JADE CARVINGS, 18TH/19TH CENTURY
    comprising a seated cat with incised eye detailing; a further cat with russet inclusions, its head turned back upon its body; and a monkey group carving, with two young clambering around its parent who sits holding a peach in its hands -- the first, 1¾in. (4.3cm.) wide, all with fitted wood stands. (3)


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    Provenance

    S. Howard Hansford, Jade - Essence of Hills and Streams, Johannesburg, 1969, no.s D77, D78, D80 p. 163.