A monumental jade sculpture of a carved mythical fish escaping a large stylized net, carved water forms, ocean flora and fauna, Immortals with fish. Russet and other inclusions.
A carved jade group with russet and other inclusions, depicting a large carp fish, an important motif in Chinese mythology. Carved water forms, ocean flora and fauna, Immortals with fish. The word for "fish", yu, is a soundalike for "abundance" and "affluence," and the Chinese dragon is the leader of the fish clan.
Dimensions: 15"H x 14"L
Country of Origin: China