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    Sale 7431

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 71

    A CINNABAR LACQUER CYLINDRICAL BRUSHPOT

    EARLY 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

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    A CINNABAR LACQUER CYLINDRICAL BRUSHPOT
    EARLY 18TH CENTURY
    Finely carved in relief with a continuous scene depicting scholars and attendants engaging in various leisurely pursuits in terraced garden scenes, separated by trees and rockwork, reserved on cell-pattern geometric grounds and above a lappet band to the slightly spreading foot, the interior and base black lacquered
    7 in. (17.7 cm.) high


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