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Miniature Painted Six-panel Screen

Auction:
2939M
Lot:
606
Sold for:
$861$700

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Auction:
Discovery - 2939M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 13, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Miniature Painted Six-panel Screen, Japan, 19th century, ink, color and gold on silk, depicting two white egrets beside a pond with snow-covered reeds, mounted on silk brocade, signed and sealed "Shinsho" lower left corner, overall 9 5/8 x 19 1/2 in.
Estimate $600-800

Few stains, minor paint loss.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Japan, Brocade, Electromagnetic radiation, Perception, Red, Silk, Silk Road, Visual arts

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