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    Sale 7720

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    12 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 67

    A SMALL WHITE JADE FIGURE OF A BOY

    QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-95)

    Price Realised  

    A SMALL WHITE JADE FIGURE OF A BOY
    QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-95)
    Finely carved with his legs crossed and plump features, holding to his right a flowering lotus stem, the stone of an even white tone
    2½ in. (6.4 cm.) long


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    Literature

    S. Howard Hansford, Jade - Essence of Hills and Streams, Johannesburg, 1969, no. D75, p. 162