Asian Art Online Auction

November 14, 2013

LOT 143
Three Hardstone Carvings
  • Three Hardstone Carvings

143

Three Hardstone Carvings

Including: a carved agate Guanyin head; small jadeite bowl; spinach green jade washer with stand
largest diameter 5.9" — 15 cm.
No condition problems noted

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $660
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
Materials: Hardstone