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Pair of Jadeite Ibises

Auction:
2927B
Lot:
441
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2927B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 16, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Pair of Jadeite Ibises, China, 20th century, each ibis perched on rockery with peach blossoms and leaves entwined around each leg and held in each beak, both with stands, ht. 7 3/4 in.
Estimate $500-700

trace of repairs to the beak of one, trace of breakage and repairs to a branch.


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Keywords

China, Blossom, Botany, Food and drink, Ibis, Jade, Jadeite, Peach, Personal life, Threskiornithidae

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