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Three Multi-panel Painted Screens and a Carved Panel

Auction:
2906T
Lot:
1779
Sold for:
$123$100

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Auction:
Discovery - 2906T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 31, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Three Multi-panel Painted Screens and a Carved Panel, Japan and China, two three-panel screens, each depicting an outdoor scene with scholars and attendants at leisure under a tree, each panel 67 x 24 1/2; a four-panel screen depicting a landscape with hills and flowers, each panel 34 1/2 x 16 3/4, all screens ink, color, and gold on paper; and a carved panel with scholars in deep relief, red lacquered and gilt, 9 1/2 x 36 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-400

two-part three-panel screens: in good condition with normal wear and tear; flower panel with a tear to the leftmost panel, carved panel in good condition.


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, Japan, Chinese calligraphy, Chinese culture, Chinese painting, Folding screen, Furniture

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