Lot 3666
  • 3666

A LARGE WHITE JADE FIGURE OF A PHOENIX QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY |

Estimate
300,000 - 500,000 HKD
Sold
500,000 HKD
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Description

the substantial boulder intricately worked in the form of a recumbent phoenix, its webbed feet tucked underneath its body and its long plumed tail curled behind, the wings folded on the side, carved with an archaistic dragon in low relief and finely incised with feathers, the crowned head turned slightly to its right, detailed with eyes in slits and a long combed beard, its curved beak grasping a gnarled leafy branch extended to the bird's back and issuing a pair of succulent peaches, the stone of an event white tone, carved wood stand
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