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Lot 65 (TWO-DAY AUCTION - Fine Chinese Art / 中國藝術集珍 / Buddhism & Hinduism, 5th March 2021)

A WHITE AND GRAY JADE ‘HEHE ERXIAN’ GROUP, 17TH CENTURY
十七世紀灰白玉和合二仙

China. The twin immortals of harmony and union carved in openwork standing side by side with cheerful expressions and wearing long flowing robes. One holds a large lotus stem extending over both their shoulders and the other a lobed box and cover. The stone of a translucent white tone with gray speckles and shadings as well as opaque white patches.

Provenance: British private collection.
Condition: Excellent condition with minor wear.

Weight: 196.1 g
Dimensions: Height 7.6 cm

Auction result comparison: Compare with a closely related pale celadon and russet jade Hehe Erxian group of larger size at Sotheby’s New York in Chinese Art from The Metropolitan Museum of Art: The Florence and Herbert Irving Gift on 10 September 2019, lot 106, sold for USD 12,500.

十七世紀灰白玉和合二仙
中國。和合二仙開心地並肩站立,著長袍。 一個手裏拿著大蓮花莖擱在肩膀上,另一個拿著一個盒子。 半透明白色玉石,帶有灰色斑點和紋理以及不透明的白色斑點。

來源:英國私人收藏
品相:狀況極佳,小磨損。

重量:196.1 克
尺寸:高7.6 厘米

拍賣結果比較:一件青白色帶皮且更大尺寸的和合二仙見紐約蘇富比Chinese Art from The Metropolitan Museum of Art: The Florence and Herbert Irving Gift 拍場2019年9月10日lot 106, 售價USD 12,500.

Starting price
€500
Estimate
€1,000
 

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China. The twin immortals of harmony and union carved in openwork standing side by side with cheerful expressions and wearing long flowing robes. One holds a large lotus stem extending over both their shoulders and the other a lobed box and cover. The stone of a translucent white tone with gray speckles and shadings as well as opaque white patches.

Provenance: British private collection.
Condition: Excellent condition with minor wear.

Weight: 196.1 g
Dimensions: Height 7.6 cm

Auction result comparison: Compare with a closely related pale celadon and russet jade Hehe Erxian group of larger size at Sotheby’s New York in Chinese Art from The Metropolitan Museum of Art: The Florence and Herbert Irving Gift on 10 September 2019, lot 106, sold for USD 12,500.

十七世紀灰白玉和合二仙
中國。和合二仙開心地並肩站立,著長袍。 一個手裏拿著大蓮花莖擱在肩膀上,另一個拿著一個盒子。 半透明白色玉石,帶有灰色斑點和紋理以及不透明的白色斑點。

來源:英國私人收藏
品相:狀況極佳,小磨損。

重量:196.1 克
尺寸:高7.6 厘米

拍賣結果比較:一件青白色帶皮且更大尺寸的和合二仙見紐約蘇富比Chinese Art from The Metropolitan Museum of Art: The Florence and Herbert Irving Gift 拍場2019年9月10日lot 106, 售價USD 12,500.

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Auction: TWO-DAY AUCTION - Fine Chinese Art / 中國藝術集珍 / Buddhism & Hinduism, 5th March 2021

Our two-day premium auction features 782 stunning lots, many of museum quality, with 152 named provenances ranging from museum deaccessions to notable collectors, and from the intriguing to the illustrious. Among these are the last emperor of Vietnam, the personal physician of Puyi, the Commander of the German Marine for East Asia, the Deputy Prime Minister of Czechoslovakia, the Rockefeller and Rothschild families, Cardinal Neri Maria Corsini, the granddaughter of the Coca-Cola founder, noted artists Lindy Guinness, Lü Xiaguang and Zhou Shengli as well as historic dealerships Bluett, Spink, Rare Art, Vermeer & Griggs, Roger Keverne, Nicholas Grindley, Eileen Kershaw, Myrna Myers, Dr. Otto Burchard, only to name very few. On the first day of the auction, 409 lots will be offered, including Works of Art; Hardstones, Jades and Seals; Ceramics and Porcelain; and Snuff Bottles. The second day will see the remaining 373 lots fall under the hammer, including Bronzes and Sculptures; Organic Material and Furniture; Thangkas, Textiles and Paintings; and, last but not least, Buddhism and Hinduism.  

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