14 October 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 27,500
Estimate USD 7,000 - USD 9,000
A PAIR OF HONGMU AND HUAMU BARREL-FORM DRUMSTOOLS, ZUODUN
Each with circular elm burl panel set within a round beaded frame, above shaped, beaded aporns, supported on five carved inward-curved legs set into a humpback stretcher raised on five short tabs
19½ in. (49.5 cm.) high, 16 in. (40.6 cm.) diam. (2)
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Laura E. Armstrong
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Bought from Nicholas Grindley, London.
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