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    Sale 1993

    Important English Furniture

    25 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 93

    A NEAR PAIR OF CHINESE EXPORT POLYCHROME-DECORATED PAINTED WALLPAPER PANELS

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A NEAR PAIR OF CHINESE EXPORT POLYCHROME-DECORATED PAINTED WALLPAPER PANELS
    18TH CENTURY
    Each panel decorated with flowering shrubs, butterflies and birds, within a modern green-painted and bamboo-mounted rectangular frame, the green background repainted, restorations
    115½ in. (293 cm.) high, 56 in. (143 cm.) wide; and
    115½ in. (293 cm.) high, 57 in. (145 cm.) wide respectively (2)


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, New York, 2 October 1993, lot 229 (a group of eight).