London, South Kensington
19 July 2001
A spinach jade model of an immortal
the bearded figure carved wearing long robes, holding a staff with dragon-head terminal and a peach, on a pierced wood stand -- 6 7/8in. (17.4cm.) high; a spinach jade carving of two phoenix perched on gnarled wood branches -- 8 5/8in. (21.9cm.) high; and a hardstone pear-shaped vase and cover, lion-mask and loose-ring handles, decorated with taotie masks and archaic designs -- 6 3/8in. (16.2cm.) high, (minor chips to bird group).
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