Lapidary Works of Art and Ivories

Cherry branches

    Cherry branches

    The 20th century

    Metal, ivory, carnelian, jade; carving, polishing, casting, gilding

    Height 13 cm


    Two cherry branches, one with three carnelian berries, the other with four ivory flowers with gilded stamens and jade leaves stand in a vase made of transparent rock crystal with an optical illusion of water poured into it.