Asian Art Auction

June 12, 2017

LOT 84

Lot 84

A Carved White Jade with ‘Three Friends’ of Winter, 19th Century

A Carved White Jade with ‘Three Friends’ of Winter, 19th Century
Lot 84 Details
A Carved White Jade with ‘Three Friends’ of Winter, 19th Century

Intricately carved, with a leafy bamboo stalk to the rear, with pine trees extending upwards from the base and four plum flowers highlighted by russet intrusions
height 2.2" — 5.5 cm.

Estimate $10,000-$15,000

Realised: $9,000
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


From a Distinguished Vancouver Collection


A similar example sold at Christie’s London, May 15, 2015, lot 503


For condition information please contact the specialist.

LOT 84

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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