9 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 19,700
Estimate GBP 4,500 - GBP 5,500
A pair of pale celadon jade table screens
each carved in low relief with the eight immortals upon the heavenly realm of Panglai Island, the smiling figures, with their various attributes, amongst a fruiting peach tree, a small pavilion and surrounded by rockwork, the reverse side with deer and wading birds amongst large trees and rocky outcrops -- 6¼in. (15.9cm.) high, wood tabel stands. (2)
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