AN EXCEPTIONAL AND RARE WHITE AND RUSSET JADE 'MYTHICAL BEAST' CARVING , QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD
AN EXCEPTIONAL AND RARE WHITE AND RUSSET JADE 'MYTHICAL BEAST' CARVING , QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD
AN EXCEPTIONAL AND RARE WHITE AND RUSSET JADE 'MYTHICAL BEAST' CARVING , QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD
AN EXCEPTIONAL AND RARE WHITE AND RUSSET JADE 'MYTHICAL BEAST' CARVING , QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD
AN EXCEPTIONAL AND RARE WHITE AND RUSSET JADE 'MYTHICAL BEAST' CARVING , QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD
AN EXCEPTIONAL AND RARE WHITE AND RUSSET JADE 'MYTHICAL BEAST' CARVING , QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD
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AN EXCEPTIONAL AND RARE WHITE AND RUSSET JADE 'MYTHICAL BEAST' CARVING , QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD

Estimate:

100,000 - 150,000 USD

AN EXCEPTIONAL AND RARE WHITE AND RUSSET JADE 'MYTHICAL BEAST' CARVING , QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD

Estimate:

100,000 - 150,000 USD

Lot sold:390,600USD

Description

AN EXCEPTIONAL AND RARE WHITE AND RUSSET JADE 'MYTHICAL BEAST' CARVING

QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD

清乾隆 白玉雕瑞獸擺件 《子岡》仿款


brilliantly carved following the natural form of the pebble, the pair of recumbent mythical beasts arranged head to tail, one grasping a lingzhi sprig in its mouth, its head rendered in an archaistic style with a broad snout, lozenge-shaped eyes, and long curled brows, the other beast with a blanket finely incised with rockwork emerging from crashing waves draped across its back, its chest inscribed with an apocryphal two-character Zigang mark in seal script, the delicately polished stone an attractive even tone with areas of russet coloration and occasional faint natural fissures


Length 4⅛ in., 10.4 cm

Condition Report

Overall in good condition. A minute chip to the tip of the beast in profile's horn. Scattered minute nicks to edges, and faint short russet fissures.


整體品相良好,瑞獸角尖處有微磕。邊角見細微磕痕且有些許褐色綹縫。


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.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.


我們很高興為您提供上述拍品狀況報告。由於敝公司非專業修復人員,在此敦促您徵詢其他專業修復人員,以獲得更詳盡、專業之報告。


準買家應該檢查每件拍品以確認其狀況,蘇富比所作的任何陳述均為主觀看法而非事實陳述。雖然本狀況報告或有針對某拍品之討論,但所有拍賣品均根據印於圖錄內之業務規則以拍賣時狀況出售。



For more information on and additional videos for this lot, please contact Cindy.Qi@sothebys.com.

Provenance

Collection of Stephen Junkunc, III (d. 1978).


來源

史蒂芬•瓊肯三世(1978年逝)收藏

AN EXCEPTIONAL AND RARE WHITE AND RUSSET JADE 'MYTHICAL BEAST' CARVING , QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD
AN EXCEPTIONAL AND RARE WHITE AND RUSSET JADE 'MYTHICAL BEAST' CARVING , QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD
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