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    Sale 12555

    The Imperial Sale / Important Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

    1 June 2016, Convention Hall

  • Lot 3391

    A FINELY CARVED BAMBOO PARFUMIER

    QING DYNASTY (1644-1911)

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    A FINELY CARVED BAMBOO PARFUMIER
    QING DYNASTY (1644-1911)
    The parfumier is deeply carved in layered reticulation with a continuous scene of Zhong Kui, the demon queller, and his attendants carrying auspicious objects including halberds and jue, accompanying his sister as she prepares for her wedding beside a table arranged with antiques, all set against a large rocky outcrop, a gnarled pine tree and a prunus trunk.
    7 3/4 in. (19.7 cm.) high (with stand), Japanese wood box


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