675
675

PROPERTY OF A LADY

A SOAPSTONE 'PINE AND BAT' CARVING
QING DYNASTY, 18TH / 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
10,00015,000
JUMP TO LOT
675

PROPERTY OF A LADY

A SOAPSTONE 'PINE AND BAT' CARVING
QING DYNASTY, 18TH / 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
10,00015,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A SOAPSTONE 'PINE AND BAT' CARVING
QING DYNASTY, 18TH / 19TH CENTURY
of irregular mountain form, one side carved with bats flying among gnarled twisting pine trees, the other side carved with swirling clouds following the natural inclusions, the stone of varying light and dark honey colors and accented with russet patches enhancing the carving, the underside incised with Zijing zhenwan (the favorable precious gift of Xian Yuanbian) 
Height 4 1/4  in. 10.8 cm
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Provenance

Acquired prior to 1940, and thence by descent. 

Important Chinese Art

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