Premium pages left without account:

Auction Pricedatabase

Auction: Exceptional Sale
was auctioned on: 13 April 2016
Upcoming auctions Auction Pricedatabase

A MAGNIFICENT SET OF CHINESE SPINACH-GREEN JADE PLAQUES EMBL...

Archive
Estimate: US$400,000 - US$600,000
Price realised:  US$1,505,000
Lot number 10, Views: 63

A MAGNIFICENT SET OF CHINESE SPINACH-GREEN JADE PLAQUES EMBLEMATIC OF THE FOUR SEASONS
LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
A MAGNIFICENT SET OF CHINESE SPINACH-GREEN JADE PLAQUES EMBLEMATIC OF THE FOUR SEASONS LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY Each vibrant green plaque finely carved in high relief with a court lady at leisure in an Imperial garden, the figure representing Fall seated on rocks under leafy trees, Winter peering out from a moon window at blossoming prunus growing from a rocky cliff, Spring on a terrace under the boughs of a weeping willow and Summer floating in a sampan on a lotus pond. The plaque depicting Summer with a four-character Qianlong mark in gilding along one side. Each framed in carved giltwood and including a custom-made LED panel and wooden box frame for backlit display. 26 x 15 inches (66 x 38.1 cm.) each

Informations about the auction
Auction house: Christie's
Title: Exceptional Sale
Date of the auction: 13 Apr 2016
Address: Christie's
New York