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    Sale 12292

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles Part II

    11 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 815

    TWO PALE CELADON JADE 'MONKEY AND PEACH' GROUPS

    19TH CENTURY

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    TWO PALE CELADON JADE 'MONKEY AND PEACH' GROUPS
    19TH CENTURY
    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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    Provenance

    Property from a private European collection, acquired prior to 1960.