• Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5812

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles

    6 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 434

    TWO IVORY BRISÉ FANS AND A LACQUERED BRISÉ FAN

    CANTON, EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    TWO IVORY BRISÉ FANS AND A LACQUERED BRISÉ FAN
    CANTON, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    the first carved and pierced with monogram 'A.J.'; the second carved and pierced with figures and pagodas with a central oval escutcheon; the lacquered example with scholars in a garden
    7.3in. (18.5cm.); 7.5in. (19cm.); 9.5in. (24.1cm.) (3)


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