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Two Jade Carvings of Figures

Auction:
2992B
Lot:
187
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

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

Description:

Two Jade Carvings of Figures, China, 19th century, one with a nude boy on a gourd vine; and one with an immortal with double coin and gourd, both pale celadon stone, the immortal with brown to russet markings, ht. to 2 1/4 in.

Provenance: The estate of Ernest Helides.
Estimate $1,200-1,600

in good condition.


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Keywords

Ernest Helides, Jade Carvings, Celadon, Chinese pottery, Cucurbitaceae, Gourd, Hardstone carving, Jade, Korean pottery, Pottery, Shades of green, Visual arts, China

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