PROPERTY FROM A BELGIAN PRIVATE COLLECTION
A PALE CELADON JADE DISH
QING DYNASTY, 18TH/19TH CENTURY
carved with shallow rounded sides rising from a neatly-rendered foot to a gently flared rim, the softly polished surface left undecorated, the translucent stone an even pale celadon tone
Diameter 23.7 cm, 9⅓ in.
This dish is in good condition, apart from some light surface wear. The actual colour is less yellow than the catalogue illustration.
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."
Acquired from Gisele Croes, Brussels, 1980's.