• Lot 282

    A pale celadon jade boulder

    18/19TH CENTURY

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    A pale celadon jade boulder
    18/19th Century
    The rockwork of irregular shape, rendered in varying layers of relief with pine trees and caves depicting a group of scholars and attendants around a table, the reverse with a scholar painting on a rock as others look on and a solitary figure seated beside a jar drinking wine, the stone of a very pale celadon tone
    19.3 cm. high, wood stand


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    During the Qianlong reign, the emperor requested that jade mountains, as well as plaques and panels with mountainous landscapes, should take their artistic influence from the work of famous painters.

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