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    Sale 2268

    Fine Chinese Art from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    18 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 395

    A SMALL WHITE JADE TRIPOD CENSER AND COVER

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SMALL WHITE JADE TRIPOD CENSER AND COVER
    18TH CENTURY
    The compressed body raised on three short conical supports and carved around the sides with a band of two peony sprays interrupted by the lingzhi sprig handles suspending loose rings, the canted sides of the cover carved with a band of peony scroll below an openwork knop carved as leafy stems of lingzhi, the stone of pale greenish-white color
    6 in. (15.2 cm.) across handles, wood stand and box


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    Provenance

    J.T. Tai & Co., New York, 31 October 1974.