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    Sale 7720

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    12 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 83

    A WHITE JADE EWER AND COVER

    20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A WHITE JADE EWER AND COVER
    20TH CENTURY
    Of pear shape standing on a short tapering foot, each side carved with a leaf-shaped panel depicting a four-clawed dragon carrying a shou character amongst flame scrolls, the upright spout issuing from a dragon-head base joined to the neck with a pierced roundel, the domed cover surmounted with a bud finial attached to the S-scroll handle with a chain, the stone of an opaque pale tone with some very minor darker flecks
    8 in. (21 cm.) high


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