15 May 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,750
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,000
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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