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Ivory Carving of a Large Figural Group

Auction:
2574B
Lot:
291
Sold for:
$11,638$9,500

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2574B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 01, 2011 11:00AM

Description:

Ivory Carving of a Large Figural Group, China, 19th century, a finely carved and incised group of eight officials gathered around a long banquet table set with wine and food, surmounting a double dais, with stand, lg. 22, ht. 11 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

One figure probably had something in her hand, chip to fan, lifting and regluing on some trim panels and floor.

Keywords

Figural Group, China, food, Carving, Ivory, Ivory carving

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