Asian Art Auction

December 02, 2013

LOT 312
Large Lavender Jadeite Archaistic Dragon Vase
  • Large Lavender Jadeite Archaistic Dragon Vase
  • Large Lavender Jadeite Archaistic Dragon Vase
  • Large Lavender Jadeite Archaistic Dragon Vase

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Large Lavender Jadeite Archaistic Dragon Vase

The angular body with steeply sloping shoulders tapering towards a waisted base and flanked by three pairs of handles, archaistic dragons and taotie masks surrounded by Greek key fret borders carved to either side, the lid similarly decorated
height 9.6" — 24.5 cm.

Estimate $1,500-$2,000

Realised: $2,706

Provenance:

A Vancouver Collection of Chinese Hardstone Carvings (Lots 310-318)

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Jade
Wares: Vase