A YELLOW AND RUSSET JADE 'LUOHAN AND DRAGON' SNUFF BOTTLE  1780-1850
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A YELLOW AND RUSSET JADE 'LUOHAN AND DRAGON' SNUFF BOTTLE
1780-1850
US$ 5,000 - 7,000
£ 3,600 - 5,000

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A YELLOW AND RUSSET JADE 'LUOHAN AND DRAGON' SNUFF BOTTLE  1780-1850
A YELLOW AND RUSSET JADE 'LUOHAN AND DRAGON' SNUFF BOTTLE
1780-1850
Of rounded square outline, the sloping shoulders rising to the short tubular neck with broad flat lip, the russet skin carved with a dragon amid clouds, emerging to confront a luohan holding a staff beneath a pine tree, all supported on a short oval foot ring, the stone with cloudy white inclusions.
2 7/8in (7.3cm) high

Footnotes

  • 1780-1850 年 青黃玉留皮雕降龍羅漢圖鼻煙壺

    Provenance
    Frank Caro, New York, 1972 (by repute)
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