PROPERTY FROM AN ENGLISH PRIVATE COLLECTION
A STUDY GROUP OF THREE PALE CELADON JADE CARVINGS
QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
comprising: a gourd borne on leafy stems detailed with a dragonfly; a double mushroom; and two small gourds conjoined by leafy stem
The largest 6 cm, 2⅜ in.
There is a small bruise to the top of the conjoined gourd group, otherwise the three carvings are in good condition.
"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.
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