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    Sale 2808

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    15 - 16 December 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 553

    A pair of Chinese soapstone embellished silk panels

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A pair of Chinese soapstone embellished silk panels
    19th Century
    The panels inlaid with painted soapstone onto the coloured silk ground, depicting scenes from Wang Shifu's 14th Century classic Xi Xiang Ji, 'Romance of the Western Chamber', of ladies and scholars in various pursuits within pavilions and landscape gardens, some wear and losses
    Each panel 27.7 x 22 cm.


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