9 November 2000,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,115
GBP 300 - GBP 500
A brown and celadon jade model of a monkey
18th and 19th Century
carved standing holding a peach in one hand and a peach spray over its shoulder with the other, on a wood stand -- 23/8in. (6cm.) high; a white jade carving of two recumbent coiled cats, on an oval wood stand -- 2¼in. (5.7cm.) wide; and another white jade carving of a mythical beast, with ferocious expression facing the rear, on a wood stand -- 2in. (5cm.) wide, (minor wear).
See Illustration. (3)
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