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    Sale 2269

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Jades from the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

    19 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 639

    **A LARGE PAIR OF ZITAN-VENEER AND INLAID LACQUER PANELS

    19TH CENTURY

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    **A LARGE PAIR OF ZITAN-VENEER AND INLAID LACQUER PANELS
    19TH CENTURY
    Each panel with reticulated scrollwork framing various scenes of antiques and precious objects carved from jade, hardstone, ivory, wood, coral and brass, many with silver wire-inlaid fitted wood stands, all inset on a lacquered ground of ochre color, the panels fitted at the top with brass hardware in the form of interlocked, leafy archaistic scroll
    46 5/8 in. (118.4 cm.) high, 31½ in. (80 cm.) wide, 1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm.) deep (2)


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    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.