A rare incised celadon jade and lacquer 'Longevity' table screen Qing dynasty, 18th century | 清十八世紀 朱漆描金嵌青白玉萬壽硯屏
Property from a French private collection, West of France | 法國私人收藏
Property from a French private collection, West of France
A rare incised celadon jade and lacquer 'Longevity' table screen
Qing dynasty, 18th century
the pale celadon jade plaque carved with gilt longevity characters shou and set in a lacquer frame decorated with peach sprays in gold hiramaki-e on a gold speckled ground, the reverse applied with a red lacquer and similarly decorated with incised and gilt shou characters
17.8 x 13.4 x 1.2 cm, 7 by 5¼ by½ in.
Ecran de table en jade céladon et laque à décor de symboles de longévité shou, dynastie Qing, XVIIIE siècle
17.8 x 13.4 x 1.2 公分， 7 x 5¼x½英寸
Minor losses to the gilding on the shou characters and to the lacquers, otherwise in overall good condition.
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