20 - 21 March 2014
PROPERTY FROM A WESTCHESTER PRIVATE COLLECTION
A WHITE AND GREY JADE CARVING OF A BOY WITH A LOTUS LEAF
The white area of the stone is carved as a recumbent boy holding the stems of a lotus pod, lotus flower and a large lotus leaf in which he is nestled, and which are carved from the dark grey-mottled area of the stone.
3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm.) wide
Ralph M. Chait Galleries, New York, early 1970s.
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