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    Sale 7720

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    12 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 12

    A YELLOW AND RUSSET JADE MOUNTAIN

    QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-95)

    Price Realised  

    A YELLOW AND RUSSET JADE MOUNTAIN
    QIANLONG PERIOD (1736-95)
    Finely carved through the russet skin to one side with two scholars dressed in long flowing robes standing beneath a pine tree and by a fast-flowing river, the stone of a rich yellow tone
    8 in. (20 cm.) wide


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    Provenance

    J. W. Walden, Esq.; Sotheby's London, 11 May 1954, lot 123.
    With Louis Joseph, London from whom purchased October 1954.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR