AN EXCEPTIONALLY RARE PALE GREEN AND RUSSET JADE 'DAOIST IMMORTALS' GROUP, QING DYNASTY, KANGXI / YONGZHENG PERIOD
AN EXCEPTIONALLY RARE PALE GREEN AND RUSSET JADE 'DAOIST IMMORTALS' GROUP
QING DYNASTY, KANGXI / YONGZHENG PERIOD
清康熙 / 雍正 青玉雕仙山童子擺件
well carved with four playful boys, including the immortals Hehe Erxian and Liu Hai, on a pierced jagged rock formation above swirling waves, one boy depicted on a ledge holding a vase in his hand while looking below at another boy holding a broom, with two other boys sitting by a stone table, one holding a coin and the other grasping a toad, the softly polished stone of greenish-yellow tone with areas of russet coloration
Height 3⅞ in., 9.8 cm
Overall in excellent condition. A small bruise to the rim of the vase at the reverse, and a few minute scattered nicks to the edges. The stone with some natural fissures.
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Collection of Stephen Junkunc, III (d. 1978).