• Lot 1607

    A MASSIVE CELADON JADE BOULDER

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    A MASSIVE CELADON JADE BOULDER
    QING DYANSTY, 18TH CENTURY

    The columnar boulder is modelled as a rugged rocky mountain, opening at the mid-distance to reveal a deer with its head turned towards Shoulao holding a staff standing in front of two cranes on a winding balustraded mountain pass, the boulder is further detailed with a waterfall emptying into breaking waves below at the base, the rocky crevices variously interspersed with gnarled pine trees and lingzhi fungus
    17¼ in. (44.3 cm.) high, wood stand


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    Previously sold at Christie's Hong Kong, 300 Years of Jade, 30 October 2000, lot 732.

    Provenance

    Jade House, Hong Kong, 1962
    S Marchant & Son, London, November 2003
    The Harry M. Weinrebe Collection


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT AMERICAN PRIVATE COLLECTION