Chinese large pale celadon jade brushwasher carved as an openwork double-gourd with long branches, tendrils and leaves, the largest two both with relief veins, beside another double-gourd, the curved end carved with a gnarled branch.

8 3/4 inches, 22.3 cm long.

Qianlong, 1736-1795.

Elaborate carved blackwood stand with double gourds, the edge inset with silver wire.


Natural flaws and markings.

Provenance & Additional Information

  • Formerly in a private South American collection.