An outstanding and large yellow and russet jade figure of a camel, Ming dynasty | 明 黃玉駱駝
Property from the De An Tang Collection
An outstanding and large yellow and russet jade figure of a camel
The figure is in excellent condition with just typical very insignificant nibbles to the extremities.
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Collection of Gerald Godfrey.
Christie’s Hong Kong, 30th October 1995, lot 867 and cover.
Philip Cardeiro, 'Chinese Jade, The Image from Within', Arts of Asia, November - December 1985, pp. 151-154, fig. 4.
Philip Cardeiro，〈Chinese Jade，The Image from Within〉，《亞洲藝術》，1985年11/12月，頁151至154，圖4
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 1977-1978.
Chinese Jade, The Image from Within, Pacific Asia Museum, California, 1986, cat. no. 77.
Reverence of a Stone: An Exhibition of Chinese Jade from the Godfrey Collection, San Antonio Museum of Art, Texas, 1986.
Stones of Virtue, Chinese Jades from the Gerald Godfrey Collection, The Dayton Art Institute, Ohio, 1989, cat. no. 157.
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 1990-1991.
A Romance with Jade: From the De An Tang Collection, Yongshougong, Palace Museum, Beijing, 2004, cat. no. 91.
《Chinese Jade: The Image from Within》，亞太博物館，加州，1986年，編號77
《Reverence of a Stone: An Exhibition of Chinese Jade from the Godfrey Collection》，聖安東尼奧藝術博物館，德克薩斯州，1986年
《Stones of Virtue, Chinese Jades from the Gerald Godfrey Collection》，代頓藝術學院，俄亥俄州，1989年，編號157