• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 12555

    The Imperial Sale / Important Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

    1 June 2016, Convention Hall

  • Lot 3388

    AN ALBUM OF TWELVE EROTIC PAINTINGS

    LATE QING DYNASTY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ALBUM OF TWELVE EROTIC PAINTINGS
    LATE QING DYNASTY
    The set is mounted as a twelve-leaf album with brocade covers, comprising twelve colour paintings on silk, each depicting figures engaged in amorous pursuits, some of an explicit nature, on terraces and in interiors.
    15 1/4 x 13 3/4 in. (38.5 x 35 cm.)


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Contact the department