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A WHITE JADE GOLDFISH
QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 65,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
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A WHITE JADE GOLDFISH
QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 65,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Menagerie: An English Private Collection of Chinese Animal Carvings

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A WHITE JADE GOLDFISH
QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD
the plump body with large fan tail and fins, the head with bulging eyes looking straight ahead and clasping a long lingzhi root in its mouth, the stone of warm white tone with patches of russet skin
7.5 cm, 3 in.
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Catalogue Note

Compare a jade fish in the Rietberg Museum, Zurich, illustrated in Marie-Fleur Burkart-Bauer, Chinesische Jaden aus drei Jahrtausenden, Zurich, 1986, pl. 190.

Menagerie: An English Private Collection of Chinese Animal Carvings

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London