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    Sale 2611

    Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    27 May 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1984

    THREE WHITE JADE CARVINGS OF ANIMALS

    Price Realised  

    THREE WHITE JADE CARVINGS OF ANIMALS
    QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY

    The first well carved as a three legged toad before a flaming pearl, the russet skin well used to highlight the carving; the second two monkeys, a mother and its young, each clutching a single peach; the last a pig, standing foursquare, with cash-coins resting on its back
    The first 2¼ in. (6 cm.) long
    (3)


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