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    Sale 2027

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    17 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 195

    A LARGE PAIR OF RECTANGULAR FRAMED CLOISONNE AND LACQUER PANELS

    THE CLOISONNE 18TH CENTURY

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    A LARGE PAIR OF RECTANGULAR FRAMED CLOISONNE AND LACQUER PANELS
    THE CLOISONNE 18TH CENTURY
    Both panels with applied cloisonné elements on an ochre lacquer ground forming waterscapes, the first with a farmer bearing a bundle of wheat on his back as he traverses a narrow strip of land by a small bridge, with four quail amidst chrysanthemum and millet in the foreground, the second with a fisherman in a boat under a tree and beside a lush outcropping of bamboo, a small fish carved from amber beneath cloud-form waves, the foreground with a cockerel amidst ornamental rockwork and chrysanthemum blossoms, set in hardwood frames with brass hardware
    44½ in. (113 cm.) long, 30¾ in. (78.1 cm.) wide (2)


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    Provenance

    Acquired in the 1950s.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a Private American Collection