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    Sale 5349

    Christie's Interiors

    18 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 685

    A SET OF TWELVE RICEPAPER PAINTINGS

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SET OF TWELVE RICEPAPER PAINTINGS
    19TH CENTURY
    Depicting the tea making process, including figures planting and watering the trees, picking the leaves, roasting the leaves and weighing and packing the final tea produce
    7¼in. x 11 7/8in. (18.5cm. x 30.2cm.), mounted, framed and glazed (12)


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