3440
3440
A CELADON JADE FIGURE OF A BOY ON HOBBY HORSE
MING DYNASTY
Estimate
60,00080,000
LOT SOLD. 62,500 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
3440
A CELADON JADE FIGURE OF A BOY ON HOBBY HORSE
MING DYNASTY
Estimate
60,00080,000
LOT SOLD. 62,500 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Robert Youngman Collection of Chinese Jade II

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A CELADON JADE FIGURE OF A BOY ON HOBBY HORSE
MING DYNASTY
depicted seated astride a hobby horse with the left hand grasping the reins and the right raised and holding a whip behind his head, the cherubic figure portrayed with a cheerful expression beneath hair gathered into two topknots, further rendered clad in loose robes, the stone of a pale celadon colour accentuated with brown patches
5.3 cm, 2 1/8  in.
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Provenance

J.J. Lally & Co., New York, 1989.

Literature

Robert P. Youngman, The Youngman Collection of Chinese Jades from Neolithic to Qing, Chicago, 2008, pl. 183.

The Robert Youngman Collection of Chinese Jade II

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Hong Kong