11 November 2016,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,250
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
TWO PALE CELADON JADE 'MONKEY AND PEACH' GROUPS
Each piece is carved in the form of a monkey upon a large peach growing from a leafy branch. One piece is carved with two bats to the reverse, highlighted in an area of greyish inclusion.
The largest, 1 ¾ in. (4.4 cm.) long, wood stands
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Property from a private European collection, acquired prior to 1960.
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