9 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 5,000
Estimate GBP 4,000 - GBP 6,000
A pale celadon jade brushwasher, 18th Century
carved as a large whole lotus leaf with gently curling sides, a similar small leaf and long slender greenery with flowering branches to the interior, the woody stem to one edge issuing smaller flowering and fruiting branches to the underside -- 5¾in. (14.5cm.) wide.
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