Lot 149: LARGE CARVED CINNABAR LANDSCAPE WALL PLAQUE
November 11, 2016
Marietta, GA, USALive Auction
Description: Hundreds layers of reddish-orange lacquer, or cinnabar, in rectangular shape finely carved in relief to depict a scene showing group of sages in various pursuits against pavilions within waterside mountainous landscape. Bordered by intriguingly carving of scrolling tendrils and blooms frame.
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Provenance: PROVENANCE: Some of the items for sale in this auction come from an entrepreneur, businessman world traveler that resides near the Ocala Florida area as their winter home, They are philanthropists and donate their time and money to those that are underprivileged or those in in need of medical attention that they can not afford. Their personal collection of very high end antiques is museum quality that is cherished and sought after by serious collectors.
Dimensions: Dimension: 45"H x 30.5"W
Date: Qing Dynasty