Asian Art Auction

June 13, 2016

LOT 124
Set of Three Jade Cicadas, Hongshan Culture, Neolithic Period or Later
  • Set of Three Jade Cicadas, Hongshan Culture, Neolithic Period or Later

124

Set of Three Jade Cicadas, Hongshan Culture, Neolithic Period or Later

紅山文化小玉蟬三件

One of yellow-white tones with sparse brown inclusions, the largest of spinach green tones with russet and white inclusions, the third of greenish-yellow tones with brown and white inclusions
largest length 1.9" — 4.7 cm.

Estimate $800-$1,000

Realised: $720
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

Provenance:

From an Important Toronto Collector, acquired in the 1980s while travelling in Inner Mongolia, China (Lots 121 – 135)

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Jade