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943

AN ARCHAISTIC LARGE BEIGE AND OLIVE-GREEN JADE 'DRAGON AND PHOENIX' DISC, LATE QING DYNASTY

PROPERTY FROM THE WILLIAM BOYCE THOMPSON COLLECTION

AN ARCHAISTIC LARGE BEIGE AND OLIVE-GREEN JADE 'DRAGON AND PHOENIX' DISC, LATE QING DYNASTY

AN ARCHAISTIC LARGE BEIGE AND OLIVE-GREEN JADE 'DRAGON AND PHOENIX' DISC, LATE QING DYNASTY

AN ARCHAISTIC LARGE BEIGE AND OLIVE-GREEN JADE 'DRAGON AND PHOENIX' DISC

LATE QING DYNASTY

清末 玉雕龍鳳紋璧


wood stand (2)


Diameter 7 in., 17.8 cm

A large polished chip to one side with a short associated crack, and a longer fine crack to another side.


一面原有一大磕經磨連帶一短裂,另一邊有一較長細裂。


Please note that this lot includes a stand, frame or other component made from a type of Chinese hardwood, which, if exported, will require a CITES permit to leave the United States.


敬請注意,本拍品屬瀕危野生動植物種國際貿易公約(CITES)所列木種,如出口至美國境外需申請相關CITES許可證。


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The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

Lai Yuen & Co.

Anderson Galleries, New York, 7th-8th March 1919, lot 259.

Collection of William Boyce Thompson (1869-1930), and thence by descent.