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A pale green jade 'praying mantis' double box and cover, Qing dynasty | 清 青玉雕瓜瓞螳螂蓋盒

Estimate:

6,000

to
- 8,000 USD

Property from the Estate of Allen O. Battle, Ph.D

A pale green jade 'praying mantis' double box and cover, Qing dynasty | 清 青玉雕瓜瓞螳螂蓋盒

A pale green jade 'praying mantis' double box and cover, Qing dynasty | 清 青玉雕瓜瓞螳螂蓋盒

Estimate:

6,000

to
- 8,000 USD

Lot sold:

31,500

USD

A pale green jade 'praying mantis' double box and cover

Qing dynasty

清 青玉雕瓜瓞螳螂蓋盒


deftly carved in high relief and openwork, the box in the form of two gourds issuing from a gnarled stalk with furled leaves and curling tendrils, the cover detailed with a praying mantis atop a large leaf, the stone of a pale celadon color, wood stand (3)


Length 6 ½ in., 16.5 cm

Some minor chips and nicks to the extremities, some of which possibly polished. The stone with some minor natural fissures.


邊角處有細微磕痕,部分或經打磨。玉料稍帶天然綹紋。


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In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

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我們很高興為您提供上述拍品狀況報告。由於敝公司非專業修復人員,在此敦促您徵詢其他專業修復人員,以獲得更詳盡、專業之報告。


準買家應該檢查每件拍品以確認其狀況,蘇富比所作的任何陳述均為主觀看法而非事實陳述。雖然本狀況報告或有針對某拍品之討論,但所有拍賣品均根據印於圖錄內之業務規則以拍賣時狀況出售。

R. Bensabott, Chicago, 10th July 1953.

Collection of Dr. Allen O. Battle, Ph.D (1927-2020).


來源

R. Bensabott,芝加哥,1953年7月10日

Allen O. Battle 醫生 (1927-2020) 收藏