PHENIX EN JADE BLANC SCULPTE
PHENIX EN JADE BLANC SCULPTE

CHINE, DYNASTIE QING, XVIIIEME SIECLE

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PHENIX EN JADE BLANC SCULPTE
CHINE, DYNASTIE QING, XVIIIEME SIECLE
The phoenix is finely carved with a large spray of flowering peony in its beak, beneath a long crest trailing down its neck, its bifurcated tail curled around the upturned wings laying flat against the body. The stone is of a pale even tone.
5 ¼ in. (13.3 cm.) wide
Provenance
The Collection of John Barratt, Esq., of Crowe Hall, Bath.
Christie’s King Street, 11 May 2010, lot 132.
Post lot text
A WHITE JADE MODEL OF A PHOENIX
CHINA, QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY

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