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    Sale 12292

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles Part II

    11 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 814

    A PALE CELADON AND CREAMY RUSSET JADE MOUNTAIN-FORM BRUSH REST

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PALE CELADON AND CREAMY RUSSET JADE MOUNTAIN-FORM BRUSH REST
    18TH CENTURY
    The brush rest is carved in the form of a five-peaked mountain range with figures on boats in low relief to one side and a flowering prunus branch to the other. The stone is of a pale tone with a large area of mottled creamy russet inclusion.
    6 in. (15.2 cm.) wide, wood stand


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    Provenance

    Property from a private European collection, acquired prior to 1960.