Asian Art Auction

December 02, 2013

LOT 211
Large Spinach Green Jade Basin, 19th Century
  • Large Spinach Green Jade Basin, 19th Century
  • Large Spinach Green Jade Basin, 19th Century
  • Large Spinach Green Jade Basin, 19th Century

211

Large Spinach Green Jade Basin, 19th Century

Of quatrefoil shape with a flat rim and a pair of carved lingzhi ring handles to either side, the whole supported on four short feet, the stone of a dark spinach green colour with inclusions of white
width 14.4" — 36.5 cm.

Estimate $2,000-$4,000

Realised: $1,200
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

Provenance:

Chinese Porcelain and Works of Art from the Estate of David Blyth Hanna (1858-1938), Toronto. (Lots 203-219)
Mr Hanna was a railway executive who became the president of Canadian National Railways in 1919, maintaining his position until 1922, when he was appointed the first chairman of the Liquor Control Board of Ontario (LCBO).

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Jade