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Collection

An image of Paperweight carved in the form of a citron with a grasshopper by

China

Title
Paperweight carved in the form of a citron with a grasshopper, Jade writing set
Place of origin
China
Year
19th century
Media category
Jade
Materials used
pale greenish grey jade
Dimensions

4.2 x 9.5 x 3.5 cm; 5.6 x 9.5 x 3.5 cm object with stand

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Mr Sydney Cooper 1962
Accession number
EV18.1962
Location
Lower Asian gallery
Bibliography (1)

Jackie Menzies, Art of the Brush - Chinese & Japanese painting calligraphy, Sydney, 1995, 11.

Exhibition history (2)

Art of the brush, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 23 Sep 1995–12 Nov 1995

Conversations 2014, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 25 Oct 2014–05 Sep 2015