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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 666

    A LARGE KESI PANEL OF BUDDHIST IMMORTALS

    18TH/19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LARGE KESI PANEL OF BUDDHIST IMMORTALS
    18TH/19TH CENTURY
    Finely woven in muted tones of blue, green, beige, brown and black with painted details, depicting a detailed scene of Shoulao and various immortals gathering for Xiwangmu's birthday
    30 x 44½ in. (76.2 x 113 cm.), framed and glazed


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    Provenance

    The collection of I.N. Phelps Stokes, thence by descent to the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF MR. AND MRS. NEWTON P.S. MERRILL