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Bamboo Carving

Auction:
2992B
Lot:
526
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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2992B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 18, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Bamboo Carving, China, carved with two monkeys standing on the branch of a peach tree reaching for peaches, a large peach resting on the top of the tree, incised square "Xu" seal and illegible round seal on reverse, ht. 5 1/2 in.
Estimate $700-900

Glue/resin residue on reverse


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

China, Access control, Archaeplastida, Bamboo, Chinese culture, Food and drink, Fruit, Monkeys in Chinese culture, Peach, Seal

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