Chinese white jade sculpture fetches $40,120 at Elite Decorative Arts' July 13th auction in Florida A beautiful Chinese hand-carved white jade sculpture depicting a chariot with horses and riders galloped past its pre-sale estimate of $300-$500 to sell for $40,120 at Elite Decorative Arts in Florida
A large Chinese hanging urn having a very finely carved and textured high relief archaic design to the body, showing a chih lung dragon and phoenix arms with rings, 26 ½ inches tall, realized $10,620; and a gorgeous Chinese lavender and green jadeite archaic design vase having a diamond form, with four foo lion handles with rings to the rim, 13 ½ inches tall, rose to $9,440.
A Chinese square form scholar’s desk brush pot showing calligraphy poems throughout the exterior and the bottom holding a blue six-character zhuanshu Qianliong (circa 1736-1795) reign mark, fetched $6,665; and a late Qing dynasty period (19th century) Chinese hand-carved white and apple green jadeite figure of a recumbent stag with child holding a flower hit $6,490.
A breathtaking pair of Chinese icy white jade covered bird boxes, each having an even-toned bright and translucent white color with some russet hints, with fitted wooden silver inlay bases and a fitted, silk lined presentation box, garnered $5,900; and a Chinese hand-carved white jade moving sculpture depicting two Meirens on a swinging platform, 5 inches tall, made $4,720.
Elite Decorative Arts maintains a spacious gallery in the Quantum Town Center, located at 1034 Gateway Boulevard (Suite 106) in Boynton Beach, Fla. The firm is an established, third-generation gallery and auction house specializing in fine decorative arts, paintings, estate jewelry and more. The firm’s knowledgeable, full-time staff works Monday through Friday, from 10-6.
Elite Decorative Arts’ next big auction is slated for Saturday, Aug. 10. Offered will be fine porcelains, artwork and decorative arts. Consignments will be accepted up to July 26th. The firm is always accepting quality consignments for future auctions. To inquire about consigning, you may call them at (561) 200-0893, or you can send them an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To learn more about Elite Decorative Arts and the upcoming Aug. 10 auction, please log on to www.eliteauction.com.