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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 538

    A LARGE CARVED AND LACQUERED WOOD FIGURE OF A SEATED OFFICIAL

    17TH/18TH CENTURY

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A LARGE CARVED AND LACQUERED WOOD FIGURE OF A SEATED OFFICIAL
    17TH/18TH CENTURY
    Shown seated with left hand resting on his knee and his right hand holding his belt away from his body, wearing dark red robes with a large dragon panel on the front and an elaborate collar and borders with relief decoration in black and gold, his face with pensive expression below the cloth head covering centered in front by a flower applique and tied with a bow with long trailing ends
    30 in. (76.2 cm.) high, wood stand


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN