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A beige and brown jade figure of a bixie, Ming dynasty or later | 明或以後 玉辟邪

Estimate:

8,000

to
- 12,000 USD

Junkunc: Chinese Art

A beige and brown jade figure of a bixie, Ming dynasty or later | 明或以後 玉辟邪

A beige and brown jade figure of a bixie, Ming dynasty or later | 明或以後 玉辟邪

Estimate:

8,000

to
- 12,000 USD

Lot sold:

746,000

USD

A beige and brown jade figure of a bixie

Ming dynasty or later

明或以後 玉辟邪


Length 4¾ in., 12 cm

Losses to the front and hind paws on one side and possibly re-carved. With scattered minor chips to the edges, with surface wear consistent with age and type. The stone with natural fissures.


一側前後足見損或經重刻,邊緣見少許小磕,表面磨損與年代及品類相符。料帶天然綹紋。


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Please refer to the online lot page for the updated condition report.
Collection of Stephen Junkunc, III (d. 1978).
Gustav Ecke, 'Early Chinese Jades: selected from Alfred Salmony's posthumous work', The Connoisseur: An Illustrated Magazine for Collectors, vol. CXLVII, London, 1961, pl. 18.
Alfred Salmony, Chinese Jade Through the Wei Dynasty, New York, 1963, pl. XLIII-2.