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A jade 'cloud scroll' pendant, Neolithic period, Hongshan culture | 新石器時期 紅山文化 玉勾云佩

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25,000 - 30,000 GBP

A jade 'cloud scroll' pendant, Neolithic period, Hongshan culture | 新石器時期 紅山文化 玉勾云佩

A jade 'cloud scroll' pendant, Neolithic period, Hongshan culture | 新石器時期 紅山文化 玉勾云佩

Estimate:

25,000 - 30,000 GBP

A jade 'cloud scroll' pendant

Neolithic period, Hongshan culture

新石器時期 紅山文化 玉勾云佩


carved and pierced, the stylised cloud scroll with subsidiary elements protruding from the four corners, pierced with a circular aperture for suspension, the stone of creamy brown colour with darker inclusions

Width 12 cm, 4¾ in.

A tiny section of the tip is broken and missing, a further small chip with possible associated stress cracks.

Overall with some inclusions.




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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Filippo Salviati, Radiant Stones: Archaic Chinese Jades, 2004, Hongkong, no. 2.

Jean-Paul Desroches, Two Americans in Paris, A Quest for Asian Art, 2016, Paris, no. 24.


Filippo Salviati編《Radiant Stones: Archaic Chinese Jades》,2004年,香港,圖版2

Jean-Paul Desroches編《Two Americans in Paris,A Quest for Asian Art》,2016年,巴黎,圖版24

From the Land of Asia, Pointe-à-Callière Museum, Montréal, 17th November 2016 - 19th March 2017. From the Land of Asia, Kimbell Art Museum, Texas, 4th March – 19th August 2018.


《From the Land of Asia》,Pointe-à-Callière 博物館,蒙特利爾,2016年11月17 - 2017年3月19日

《From the Land of Asia》,Kimbell美術館,德克薩斯,2018年3月4 - 8月19日