Asian Art Auction

June 13, 2016

LOT 270
A White Jade ‘Qilin and Boy’ Plaque, Qing Dynasty, 19th Century
  • A White Jade ‘Qilin and Boy’ Plaque, Qing Dynasty, 19th Century

270

A White Jade ‘Qilin and Boy’ Plaque, Qing Dynasty, 19th Century

清19世紀 青白玉送子麒麟大花珮

Finely carved openwork depicting a boy riding a qilin, enclosed within an archaic dragon border
width 3.2" — 8.2 cm.

Estimate $600-$800

Realised: $2,640
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

About artist/note:

A similar example was sold at Christie’s London, South Kensington, November 6, 2013, lot 774 (part lot)

Provenance:

From an Important Private Collection, London, England
Acquired mainly from Christie’s and Sotheby’s London, from the 1970s to the 1990s
Lots 243 - 273

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Jade
Period: Qing