A pale green jade 'peony' brushwasher 18th century (2)

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Lot 93
A pale green jade 'peony' brushwasher
18th century

Sold for £ 18,750 (US$ 22,558) inc. premium
Property from an English Estate 英國私人遺產
Lots 87-96
A pale green jade 'peony' brushwasher
18th century
Skillfully and naturalistically carved as a large peony bloom formed with four layers of overlapping and radiating petals, the interior well hollowed, borne on a contorted sprig issuing curling leaves incised with veins beside a small peony bud, the stone of an even pale green tone, wood stand. 12.5cm (4 7/8in) wide (2).

Footnotes

  • 十八世紀 青白玉牡丹式洗

    Provenance: acquired from Spink & Son, Ltd., London on 7 February 1979
    An English private collection

    來源: 於1979年2月7日購自倫敦古董商Spink & Son, Ltd.
    英國私人收藏

    Compare a related pale green jade 'peony' waterpot, 17th/18th century, illustrated in Chinese Jade Throughout the Ages, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, 1975, pl.400. See also a similarly carved but larger pale green jade 'peony' brushwasher, 18th century, illustrated by R.Keverne, Summer Exhibition 2011, London, on the front cover and Catalogue no.98.
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