London, South Kensington
21 March 1996
A Chinese mottled celadon jade flattened oval vase
in the form of a flowerhead -- 3½in. (8.9cm) high.
See Colour Plate 8.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
The jeweller Frédéric Boucheron opened his first shop in the arcades of the Palais Royal, Paris; more than 160 years later, the maison he founded is a world leader
The emergence of lyrical abstraction in postwar France, iIllustrated with key works by Georges Mathieu, Zao Wou-Ki and Chu Teh-Chun