Asian Art Online Auction

November 14, 2013

LOT 140
Rock Crystal Carved ‘Bamboo’ Form Brush Pot
  • Rock Crystal Carved ‘Bamboo’ Form Brush Pot
  • Rock Crystal Carved ‘Bamboo’ Form Brush Pot

140

Rock Crystal Carved ‘Bamboo’ Form Brush Pot

The central section modeled in the form of a bamboo stalk and flanked on one side by a secondary, smaller stalk with a bird perched along the top
height 5.6" — 14.2 cm.
No condition problems noted

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $1,800
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

Chinese Jade Carvings and Works of Art from the Estate of Dean S. M. Field. Dean Fields (1917-2001) initially worked for the H. Forth Gem Lab before becoming the head gem buyer for the T. Eaton Co., for which he traveled to China numerous times in the late 1950’s. Afterwards, he was one of the founders of the Canadian Gemological Association and opened up the Real & Rare Gallery on Yonge Street in Toronto.

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art