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    Sale 2711

    The Imperial Sale, Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    27 May 2009, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1961

    A HARDSTONE INLAID 'LOTUS' PANEL WITHIN A CARVED ZITAN FRAME

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    A HARDSTONE INLAID 'LOTUS' PANEL WITHIN A CARVED ZITAN FRAME
    QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY

    The rectangular shaped panel embellished with carved hardstone to depict lotus stems bearing blooms and pods with large naturalistic leaves and roots, inlaid with jade, rose quartz and glass to depict a lotus pond in various stages of bloom, set against a green and yellow lacquered ground, all within an openwork zitan frame carved as intertwined lotus stems issuing pods, flowers and leaves
    43 1/4 in. (110 cm.) wide


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    Pre-Lot Text

    FROM AN AMERICAN PRIVATE COLLECTION