• Fine Chinese Ceramics and Work auction at Christies

    Sale 2297

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    26 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1105

    AN UNUSUAL SPINACH-GREEN JADE BRUSH WASHER

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN UNUSUAL SPINACH-GREEN JADE BRUSH WASHER
    18TH CENTURY
    Carved with three large chilong amidst scrolling clouds and borne on frothing waves forming the base, each climbing to the inverted rim of the deep bowl while two smaller chilong clamber along the steep sides
    5 1/8 in. (13.1 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    Stephen Junkunc, III.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT AMERICAN PRIVATE COLLECTION