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    Sale 12291

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles Part I

    9 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 424

    A SOAPSTONE-EMBELLISHED SILK PANEL

    18TH CENTURY

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    A SOAPSTONE-EMBELLISHED SILK PANEL
    18TH CENTURY
    The panel is decorated with a narrative scene depicting a messenger reading a scroll to an official and his attendant. The silk background is painted with a garden setting. The wood frame is carved with a geometric pattern.
    The panel 8 ½ in. x 16 ¾ in. (21.5 x 42.5 cm.), wood frame


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