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A celadon jade 'boy' pouring vessel, Ming dynasty | 明 青玉雕榴開百子洗

Auction Closed

March 17, 03:03 PM GMT


6,000 - 8,000 USD

Lot Details


A celadon jade 'boy' pouring vessel

Ming dynasty

明 青玉雕榴開百子洗

with rounded incurved sides and a broad, upturned floriform spout, resting on a sinuous branch issuing curved leaves and stylized blossoms that wrap around the vessel and frame the rim, with a small figure of a smiling boy perched on one stem while holding onto the sides, the stone a beige-celadon tone with scattered fine russet fissures and icy inclusions

Length 4 ¼ in., 11 cm

Collection of Mrs. Walter N. Rothschild (1896-1987).

Gifted to the Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, in 1963 (acc. no. 63.6.40).


Walter N. Rothschild 夫人 (1896-1987) 收藏

1963年贈予布魯克林博物館,布魯克林 (館藏編號63.6.40)