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A CELADON AND RUSSET JADE 'PHOENIX' WATERPOT AND DROPPER
17TH CENTURY
Estimation
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Lot. Vendu 10,000 GBP (Prix d’adjudication avec commission acheteur)
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A CELADON AND RUSSET JADE 'PHOENIX' WATERPOT AND DROPPER
17TH CENTURY
Estimation
8 00012 000
Lot. Vendu 10,000 GBP (Prix d’adjudication avec commission acheteur)
ACCÉDER AU LOT

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Menagerie: An English Private Collection of Chinese Animal Carvings

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A CELADON AND RUSSET JADE 'PHOENIX' WATERPOT AND DROPPER
17TH CENTURY
the bird recumbent with legs neatly tucked beneath the body and wings folded across the back and over the curled and incised tail feathers, the head raised looking sharply over its back, the cylindrical dropper surmounted by a curled chilong, the stone of pale celadon tone with areas of russet
Quantité: 2
15.5 cm, 6 1/8  in.
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Exposition

Summer Exhibition, Roger Keverne, London, 2004, cat. no. 77.

Description

Compare a waterdropper modelled in the form of a phoenix, in the Palace Museum, Beijing, illustrated in Compendium of Collections in the Palace Museum, Jade, vol. 9, Qing Dynasty, Beijing, 2011, pl. 81; and a white jade example of slightly smaller size, included in the Min Chiu Society's 45th anniversary exhibition Auspicious Emblems. Chinese Cultural Treasures, Hong Kong Museum of Art, Hong Kong, 2005, cat. no. 18.

Menagerie: An English Private Collection of Chinese Animal Carvings

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