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Cinnabar Planter

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
925
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$1,185$1,000

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 04, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Cinnabar Planter, China, 19th century, the quatrefoil planter supported on four ruyi feet, finely carved in relief with panels of scholars and attendants engaged in various activities in a landscape, reserved on a peony and prunus ground, key-fret rim, fitted tall wood stand, ht. 3 1/2, 9 1/8 x 7 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-300

Considerable loss to the interior, cracklines and repair to the joint of two panels, wear to the foot, some age losses

Keywords

China, Chinese art, Chinese culture, Prunus, Ruyi

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