• Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works  auction at Christies

    Sale 2196

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    15 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 160

    A SMALL PALE GREENISH-WHITE JADE PLAQUE

    18TH/19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SMALL PALE GREENISH-WHITE JADE PLAQUE
    18TH/19TH CENTURY
    One side carved with a scene of a scholar holding a staff and his attendant standing beneath a pine tree, the reverse carved with an inscription and two seals, all below two confronted archaistic dragons, the semi-translucent stone of even tone
    2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Acquired in the 1970s.