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A CELADON AND RUSSET JADE 'BOYS' GROUP
QING DYNASTY, 18TH / 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 6,250 USD
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104
A CELADON AND RUSSET JADE 'BOYS' GROUP
QING DYNASTY, 18TH / 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 6,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Chinese Art from the Metropolitan Museum of Art: The Florence and Herbert Irving Gift

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A CELADON AND RUSSET JADE 'BOYS' GROUP
QING DYNASTY, 18TH / 19TH CENTURY
comprising two laughing boys, seated unrolling a scroll incised with a cluster of peaches and two flying bats, one boy with a hand on the other's back, the grayish-celadon stone with icy streaks, a patch of russet skin reserved at the scroll
Length 2 3/8  in., 6 cm
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Provenance

Collection of Florence (1920-2018) and Herbert (1917-2016) Irving, acquired before 26th October 1981, no. 356.

Chinese Art from the Metropolitan Museum of Art: The Florence and Herbert Irving Gift

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New York