A Chinese white jade vase and cover of double-gourd form, carved in high relief with two boys amongst rockwork and stylised clouds, one holding a large flowering lotus branch with leaves over his shoulder, amongst bats in-flight, the dome-shaped cover surmounted with a branch.

6 ½ inches, 16.5cm high, without wood stand.

Qianlong, 1736-1795.


Available on request.

Provenance & Additional Information

  • From the Lowenthal collection, no. HJ61.
  • Purchased from Louis Joseph Ltd., Knightsbridge, London, 25th February 1975.