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Two small jade boulder carvings

Qing dynasty, 19th century

Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 6,600 USD
JUMP TO LOT
51
Two small jade boulder carvings

Qing dynasty, 19th century

Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 6,600 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Concordia House Collection: Fine Chinese Jades and Important Works of Art from a Midwestern Family

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New York

Two small jade boulder carvings

Qing dynasty, 19th century

one carved from yellowish-brown stone with a bald hermit within a mountain grotto, seated before an open book with hands clasped in meditation, surrounded by layered rockwork and below swirling clouds, wood stand; the other retaining the pebble form, carved in low relief with a scholar and acolyte traveling on a mountainous path, the opaque stone of white 'chicken bone' tone; together with a white jade circular four-tiered box carved with a sinuous qilong to the top (7)
Quantity: 7
Largest 3 7/8 in., 10 cm
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Provenance

Boulder carving with hermit:
Parke-Bernet, 1st June 1967, lot 98.
Personal Collection of Warren E. Cox, New York (by label).

Tiered box:
Personal Collection of Warren E. Cox, New York (by label).

The Concordia House Collection: Fine Chinese Jades and Important Works of Art from a Midwestern Family

|
New York