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A PRIVATE COLLECTION OF SCHOLARLY WORKS OF ART

A SPINACH-GREEN JADE 'PHOENIX' DOUBLE VASE
QING DYNASTY, 18TH/19TH CENTURY
Estimate
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A PRIVATE COLLECTION OF SCHOLARLY WORKS OF ART

A SPINACH-GREEN JADE 'PHOENIX' DOUBLE VASE
QING DYNASTY, 18TH/19TH CENTURY
Estimate
6,0008,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A SPINACH-GREEN JADE 'PHOENIX' DOUBLE VASE
QING DYNASTY, 18TH/19TH CENTURY
carved in the form of two tree trunks, one face carved in openwork with a phoenix standing on rocks and gnarled branches bearing clusters of pine needles, the other with further pine blossoms and bamboo shoots on the side, the stone of a variegated green colour with dark specks
Height 13.5 cm, 5 1/4  in.
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Catalogue Note

A celadon jade double vase, carved with a phoenix standing next to a bamboo and a pine tree, in the Palace Museum, Beijing, is illustrated in Compendium of Collections in the Palace Museum. Jade, vol. 8, Qing Dynasty, Beijing, 2011, pl. 181.

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