Lot 10
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AN EXCEPTIONALLY RARE APPLE-GREEN JADEITE 'LANDSCAPE' TABLE SCREEN QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD

Estimate
80,000 - 120,000 USD
Sold
1,076,000 USD
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Description

the horizontal rectangular panel finely carved to one side in relief with a riverscape, the water flowing diagonally from the upper right side and broadening toward the lower left corner, sailboats and fishing skiffs plying rippling waters, the near bank with docked boats and a small village with buildings and gardens, the opposite bank also with cabins and docked boats but backed by a massive fortified city wall stretching into the distance, an enormous temple complex including a stupa-form censer, pagoda, shrine, multi-tier temple, and monastic cells beyond the wall, a second pagoda rising from the mountains in the distance, the reverse unadorned, the stone an icy white with bright apple-green veins throughout and a small russet patch at the lower corner, hongmu stand (2)
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