12-01-2011 12-03-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2574B Boston
December 1, 2011 11:00 AMCalender
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Large Standing Screen

$44,438$37,500
Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2574B Location: Boston Date / Time: December 01, 2011 11:00AM

Description:

Large Standing Screen, China, elaborately carved hongmu (?) wood in twenty-one sections, each of the nine central panels surmounted by five panels resting on five bases with two end pieces, both front and back carved with dragons coiling above Mt. Penglai and waves, the bases carved with dragons and reverse S-curve motifs, wd. 175, ht. 102 in.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

Keywords

China, Mt. Penglai