1998
1998
A WHITE JADE LIONESS AND CUB
YUAN DYNASTY
前往
1998
A WHITE JADE LIONESS AND CUB
YUAN DYNASTY
前往

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A WHITE JADE LIONESS AND CUB
YUAN DYNASTY
the cream coloured stone carved with a recumbent lioness lying on her side facing her cub, their cheeks touching
6 cm., 2 3/8 in.
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展覽

Chinese Jade Animals, Hong Kong Museum of Art, Hong Kong, 1996, cat. no. 117

出版

Hei-Chi, Jades from the Hei-Chi Collection, Beijing, 2006, p. 168.

相關資料

A common subject from the Tang dynasty, the mother and child motif grew to popularity during the Yuan and Ming periods. Compare a related carving in the Kirknorton collection, illustrated in Brian Morgan, Naturalism and Archaism. Chinese Jades from the Kirknorton Collection, London, 1995, pl. 5; another sold in our London rooms, 7th March 1978, lot 244; and a third larger example sold in our London rooms, 1st November 1974, lot 355.

FINE CHINESE CERAMICS & WORKS OF ART

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香港