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    Sale 12290

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art And Textiles Part II

    13 May 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 711

    A MUGHAL-STYLE JADEITE CENSER AND COVER AND A JADEITE VASE AND COVER

    19TH-20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A MUGHAL-STYLE JADEITE CENSER AND COVER AND A JADEITE VASE AND COVER
    19TH-20TH CENTURY
    The censer is supported on four leaf-form feet and carved to the body with a lotus flower to each side. The stone is of a pale green tone with some areas of russet inclusion. The vase is carved with two cartouches containing a grasshopper to one side and quail and millet to the other, the stone is of a pale mottled green tone with apple green inclusions.
    The largest, 4 in. (10.2 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Property from a private English collection, acquired in the 1940s-1950s.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE ENGLISH COLLECTION, ACQUIRED IN THE 1940s-1950s (LOTS 711 AND 712)