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A spinach-green jade censer and cover, Qing dynasty, 18th / 19th century | 清十八 / 十九世紀 碧玉雕壽字紋龍耳蓋爐

Property from the Brooklyn Museum, sold to support museum collections

A spinach-green jade censer and cover, Qing dynasty, 18th / 19th century | 清十八 / 十九世紀 碧玉雕壽字紋龍耳蓋爐

A spinach-green jade censer and cover, Qing dynasty, 18th / 19th century | 清十八 / 十九世紀 碧玉雕壽字紋龍耳蓋爐

A spinach-green jade censer and cover

Qing dynasty, 18th / 19th century

清十八 / 十九世紀 碧玉雕壽字紋龍耳蓋爐


the bowl-shaped sides supported on a splayed pedestal foot and rising to a short constricted neck and galleried rim, the shoulder set with a pair of archaistic kuilong scroll handles, the body carved in low relief with stylized shou characters divided by ruyi-shaped panels, the domed cover similarly decorated and surmounted by a compressed globular openwork finial in the form of a fierce coiled dragon, the translucent deep green stone variegated with paler and black streaks (2)


Width 9 in., 23 cm

A loss to one of the kuilong's horns. A few very shallow chips to the rim and foot, the longest at the foot, approx. 1.5 cm. A few scattered nicks to edges.


一夔龍耳有一角缺損,口沿、底足有淺磕,最長者位於足,約1.5公分。邊沿有少許磕痕分佈。 


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Collection of Robert B. Woodward (1840-1915).

Gifted to the Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, in 1914 (acc. no. 14.341a-b).


來源

Robert B. Woodward (1840-1915) 收藏

1914年贈予布魯克林博物館,布魯克林 (館藏編號14.341a-b)

John Getz, The Woodward Collection of Jades and Other Hard Stones, New York, 1913, pl. 92.


出版

John Getz,《The Woodward Collection of Jades and Other Hard Stones》,紐約,1913年,圖版92