• Lot 235

    An erotic applique and silk sliding panel

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    An erotic applique and silk sliding panel
    19th Century
    The sliding panel revealing two scenes depicting a gentleman behind a window playing the qin while two ladies stand in a garden, the inner panel depicting two scenes with amorous pursuits, inset with painted and incised soapstones and ivory on a painted silk ground, some minor old restoration and losses
    27.4 x 21.4 cm.


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    Provenance

    The property of a private collector