18th Cent. Chinese Jade Brush Pot Master Of The Rock School Carving
18th Cent. Chinese Jade Brush Pot Master Of The Rock School Carving
18th Cent. Chinese Jade Brush Pot Master Of The Rock School Carving
18th Cent. Chinese Jade Brush Pot Master Of The Rock School Carving
18th Cent. Chinese Jade Brush Pot Master Of The Rock School Carving
18th Cent. Chinese Jade Brush Pot Master Of The Rock School Carving
18th Cent. Chinese Jade Brush Pot Master Of The Rock School Carving
18th Cent. Chinese Jade Brush Pot Master Of The Rock School Carving

18th Cent. Chinese Jade Brush Pot Master Of The Rock School Carving

Winning Bid: $27,500

18th Cent. Chinese Jade Brush Pot Master Of The Rock School Carving:

Antique jade brush pot carved by a master of the rock school featuring carefully crafted polychrome open-work dragons weaving in and out of polychrome clouds, both in high relief.
Provenance: Mellon Family- Decorated their Irish Castle Home In the Early 20th Cent.
-Likely Belonging to Richard Beatty Mellon (King) and Constance Prosser Melon (Wife)
-Gift From Constance Mellon To Joseph F. Novak (In Gratitude For Eye Surgery For one of The Mellon’s Children)
-Attached pictures of Appraisal from Francis J. Caro
CIRCA: 18th Century
ORIGIN: China
DIMENSIONS: H: 5.5″ W: 7″ L: 7.75″

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CONDITION: Dragon on one side has a broken whisker and some clouds have hairline cracks on another side; piece is in otherwise great condition. See lot description for details on item condition. More detailed condition requests can be obtained via email ([email protected]) or SMS(305)-332-9274. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Akiba Antiques shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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