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A WHITE JADE 'SQUIRREL AND GRAPE' GROUP 
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 43,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT
84
A WHITE JADE 'SQUIRREL AND GRAPE' GROUP 
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 43,750 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 JADE 'SQUIRREL AND GRAPE' GROUP 
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
the squirrel standing atop a large grape leaf with the forelegs bent and the neck and head lowered, the tail sweeping down in an arc at the other end of the leaf, a cluster of large grapes to one side of the animal, the stone an even white with an orange-russet skin at the underside of the leaf and at the base of the squirrel's tail
Length 2 1/2  in., 6.2 cm
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Provenance

Oriental Rarities (Alan Hartman), New York, 3rd November 1980.
Collection of Florence (1920-2018) and Herbert (1917-2016) Irving, no. 334.

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

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New York