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Carved Spinach Green Jade Table Screen

Auction:
2885B
Lot:
192
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2885B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 19, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Carved Spinach Green Jade Table Screen, China, 19th/20th century, depicting three scholars seated in a mountain pavilion situated on top of a rocky promontory surrounded by the "Three Friends of Winter": plum, bamboo, and pine, the spinach green stone with black flecks and inclusions, mounted in an openwork carved wood stand depicting scrolling tendrils and stylized flowers with the bottom spandrel depicting the character for longevity shou, overall ht. 37 1/4 x 23 in.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

excellent condition


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Jade Table, Amaranthaceae, Bamboo, Chinese culture, Jade, Leaf vegetables, Shou, Spinach, Three Friends of Winter, China

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