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Kubachi Polychrome Plate

Auction:
2885B
Lot:
9E
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2885B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 19, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Kubachi Polychrome Plate, Persia, possibly 16th/17th century, the interior decorated with four cypress trees in blue, surrounded by tree branches and foliate scrolls in brown, bordered by alternating brown and blue leaves, with geometric patterns on the underside, dia. 11 3/4 in.

Provenance: The estate of Marion E. James.
Estimate $2,000-2,500

Restored with areas filled in and inpainted, some areas possibly new or unoriginal material.


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Keywords

Marion E. James, Kubachi, Ornaments, Persian art, Scroll, Turkish art, Turkish inventions

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