London, South Kensington
8 July 2004
A Chinese white jade coupe, 18/19th Century
of irregular form, carved and pierced with gnarled branches and flower sprays all around the body, on a carved wood stand depicting bamboo and pine -- 6½in. (16.5cm.) wide.
Christies London, 12th June 1989 lot 449.
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