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    Sale 5333

    Chinese & Japanese Art

    15 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 268

    Two jade plaques, 19th Century

    Price Realised  


    Two jade plaques, 19th Century
    the first white jade, shaped and carved in shallow relief with a windswept immortal carrying a peach, four archaistic characters to the reverse; and a celadon plaque with a still-life scene of jardinieres issuing fruiting branches and lingzhi sprays, the reverse with lines of calligraphy, with gold hoop attachment -- 2¼in. (5.7cm.) high max. (2)

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