Asian Art Online Auction

April 25, 2013

LOT 134
Group of Hardstone Carvings, 19th/20th Century
  • Group of Hardstone Carvings, 19th/20th Century
  • Group of Hardstone Carvings, 19th/20th Century
  • Group of Hardstone Carvings, 19th/20th Century
  • Group of Hardstone Carvings, 19th/20th Century
  • Group of Hardstone Carvings, 19th/20th Century

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Group of Hardstone Carvings, 19th/20th Century

Including: a jadeite study of a horse, affixed to wood stand; a rectangular-form jade panel with reticulated floral patterns; a small turquoise carving of Buddha mounted together with two other jade carvings and a turquoise bead
longest length 3.1" — 8 cm.
very small chip to corner of lock form pendant; no other condition problems noted

Estimate $400-$600

Realised: $6,120

About artist/note:

Silver mounts inscribed ‘Yamanaka Sterling’ and from Yamanaka and Co., New York

Provenance:

Collection of Snuff Bottles, Porcelain, and Decorative Works of Art from an Important North York Collection, acquired in the 1960’s

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Hardstone
Period: Tang