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A WHITE AND RUSSET JADE 'BATS AND DOUBLE GOURD' GROUP
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 13,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT
107
A WHITE AND RUSSET JADE 'BATS AND DOUBLE GOURD' GROUP
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 13,750 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 WHITE AND RUSSET JADE 'BATS AND DOUBLE GOURD' GROUP
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
carved in the round as two double gourds suspended on a vine, a bat with wings outstretched perched between the two, the larger gourd shrouded by a broad leaf, the pale bright stone with amber-russet skin on the reverse, pierced at the top and with a tourmaline bead
Length 2 1/4  in., 5.8 cm
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Provenance

Ralph M. Chait Galleries, New York, 25th April 1980.
Collection of Florence (1920-2018) and Herbert (1917-2016) Irving, no. 302.

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

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New York