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    Sale 7431

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 136

    A PAIR OF LARGE CLOISONNÉ INSET LACQUER PANELS

    19TH/20TH CENTURY

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    A PAIR OF LARGE CLOISONNÉ INSET LACQUER PANELS
    19TH/20TH CENTURY
    Of rectangular shape, each decorated with cranes standing beneath peach branches amongst rockwork and lingzhi, below poetic inscriptions, the reverse decorated in gilt with pavilions on islands in a mountainous river scene, all on black lacquer grounds, within dark hardwood frames and stands carved in relief with lotus and foliage within fretwork borders
    55½ in. (141 cm.) high overall (2)


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    Please note that the measurement of this lot should read: 74½ in. (189 cm.) high overall.