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    Sale 7621

    A Private English Collection of White Jade Carvings & Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    4 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 7

    A WELL CARVED WHITE JADE 'BUFFALO AND BOY' GROUP

    QIANLONG (1736-95)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A WELL CARVED WHITE JADE 'BUFFALO AND BOY' GROUP
    QIANLONG (1736-95)
    Well carved in the round as a recumbent buffalo with a boy playfully clambering onto its back whilst holding it with a rope tied through the buffalo's nostrils, the stone of even pale celadon tone with russet striation to the underside
    5 in. (12.7 cm.) long


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    Provenance

    William Clayton Ltd., London, 30 February 1970