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Blue and White Garden Seat

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3134B
Lot:
129
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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3134B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Blue and White Garden Seat, China, 18th/19th century, barrel-shape with two applied openwork lion mask handles, decorated with lotus scroll bands to body and top with an openwork double-coin ruyi-banded roundel in the center, ht. 17 3/8 top dia. 10 1/4 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

underglazed design flaws to top and body, minor repairs to details of applied lions with minor firing cracks, surface scratches particularly to top.


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.

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China, Chinese art, Chinese culture, Culture, Human behavior, Openwork, Ruyi, Visual arts

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