Lot 5152: A ZITAN WHITE JADE 'DRAGON' TABLE PANEL
December 10, 2016
El Monte, CA, USALive Auction
Description: The white jade plaque of oval form, finely carved and pierced with a dragon shown in full frontal position encircling a flaming pearl, reserved on a background decorated with enclosing feathery lotus scrolls, the reverse with an poem inscription, all within a fitted rounded zitan wood, supported on a elaborately carved stand with an apron carved with archaistic scrolls and ruyi pattern.
Dimensions: Height: 8 3/8 in (21.3 cm) Diameter: 5 1/2 in (14 cm)