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Three Small Jade Carvings

Auction:
2992B
Lot:
168
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2992B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 18, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Three Small Jade Carvings, China, 18th/19th century, one double gourd-shape on an openwork vine; one melon-shape with openwork stem; and a gourd with carved vine design, celadon stone with white inclusions, ht. to 1 3/4 in.

Provenance: The estate of Ernest Helides.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

in good condition with minor surface stains between carved lines.


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

Ernest Helides, Jade Carvings, Bottles, Celadon, Cucurbitaceae, Gourd, Melon, Metalworking, Openwork, Pottery, Shades of green, Vine, Visual arts, Woodworking, China

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