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    Sale 7431

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 60

    A SPINACH JADE INSET WOOD TABLE SCREEN

    DATED XIANFENG FOURTH YEAR, CORRESPONDING TO 1854

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SPINACH JADE INSET WOOD TABLE SCREEN
    DATED XIANFENG FOURTH YEAR, CORRESPONDING TO 1854
    Of rectangular shape, carved in high and low relief with an immortal standing on a small dragon boat amongst crashing waves and stylised rockwork to the rear, incised inscription and seals to the top left corner, the stone of a dark tone with some lighter and russet inclusions, set within a hardwood frame and stand with pierced scrolling uprights
    18¼ in. (46.2 cm.) high overall


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