• The Collection of Benjamin F.  auction at Christies

    Sale 2388

    The Collection of Benjamin F. Edwards III

    26 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 46

    CHINESE SCHOOL, FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    THE HONGS OF CANTON

    Price Realised  

    CHINESE SCHOOL, FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    THE HONGS OF CANTON
    Oil on ivory
    Within gilt-decorated lacquered wood frame, inscribed on the back Factories at Canton
    6 3/8 x 8 1/8 in. (16.2 x 20.6 cm.) including frame


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    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.


    Exhibited

    The Minor Arts of China IV, Spink & Son Ltd., London 1989, no. 127.