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    Sale 12290

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art And Textiles Part II

    13 May 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 599

    A WHITE JADE 'QILIN AND PHOENIX' GROUP

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A WHITE JADE 'QILIN AND PHOENIX' GROUP
    18TH CENTURY
    The recumbent horned beast is carved with its head looking backwards towards a phoenix. The scales, mane and feathers are all finely incised. The stone is of a pale tone with minor inclusions.
    4 ¾ in. (12 cm.) long


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