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    Sale 7663

    Fasque The Scottish Seat of the Gladstones

    7 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 43

    A CHINESE EXPORT BLACK AND GOLD LACQUER EIGHT-LEAF SCREEN

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CHINESE EXPORT BLACK AND GOLD LACQUER EIGHT-LEAF SCREEN
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The Greek key pattern enclosing a chequer-board border with twenty-two small panels, the central panel with foliate surround depicting a Chinese landscape with figures and houses, the back of the screen with floral decoration
    81¼ in. (206.5 cm.) high; each leaf 21¼ in. (54 cm.) wide


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    Literature

    Probably 1851 Inventory, Nursery Dining Room, 'Six Leaved screen - £0.17.0'