12-01-2011 12-03-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2574B Boston
December 1, 2011 11:00 AMCalender
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Ivory Carving of a Large Figural Group

$11,638$9,500
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