Lot 571
  • 571

A JADEITE TRIPOD CENSER AND COVER LATE QING DYNASTY |

Estimate
3,000 - 5,000 USD
Sold
4,375 USD
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Description

  • Height 4 1/2  in., 11.5 cm
the compressed globular body rising from three cabriole legs to a short waisted neck and everted rim, flanked by a pair of curved upright handles each detailed with grooved sides and pierced with rectangular apertures, the domed cover surmounted by flared petals forming the finial, the lustrous polished stone of a variegated yellow-green color with occasional russet patches (2)

Provenance

Collection of Samuel M. (1830-1914) and Matilda (1837-1912) Nickerson. 
Gifted to The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, in 1900 (acc. no. 1900.797).

Exhibited

Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel M. Nickerson: presented to The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, 1900, cat. no. 45.
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