London, South Kensington
7 December 2000
A gilt and painted ivory group
the left side with two maidens wearing flowing robes and celestial scarves, in an enclosed garden scene with a blossoming tree and rockwork, to the right an interior scene with a scholar seated at a table with an instrument on top, beside shelves containing various ornaments and plants, all on a rectangular wood base -- 26¼in. (66.6cm.) wide overall, (losses and chips).
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