20 March 2001
A White Jade Bowl and Cover
The rounded sides carved in relief with three narrow bowstring bands and two small xi medallions where the body curves inward just below the everted rim with ribbed outer edge and further bowstring bands on top, raised on a ring foot supported by four small shallow cloud feet, the domed cover carved en suite below a stemmed ring knop carved on top with three shaped xi plaques, the stone of even pale greenish-white color
51/8in. (13cm.) diam., wood stand (3)
Mary Harkness Collection, Parke Bernet, New York, 17 January 1951, lot 257.
Mrs. S.M. Hutton Collection, Sotheby's, London, 29 October 1982, lot 180.
Sotheby's, New York, 7 April 1988, lot 176.
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