A pale celadon jade brush washer, 17th century. Photo Sotheby’s
the deep rounded sides encircled by five variously sized chilong clambering upwards over the rim, all resting on a short ring foot, the stone with patches of white mottling. Length 5 3/4 in., 14.6 cm. Estimation 6,000 — 8,000 USD
Provenance: Sotheby’s New York, 5th June 1985, lot 24.
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SOTHEBY’S. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS & WORKS OF ART, NEW YORK | 16 SEPT. 2014, 10:30 AM