Lot 47: Y FINELY CARVED IVORY PANEL QING DYNASTY, LATE 19TH CENTURY 23.5cm wide
November 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
FINELY CARVED IVORY PANEL
QING DYNASTY, LATE 19TH CENTURY
of trapezoidal form with decorative lobed sides, delicately carved with a scene of figures enjoying the grounds of a sprawling palace pavilion, an elaborate dragon boat and rowing boats carrying passengers and supplies, the scene embellished by willow trees that gently rise from the background
- In good condition with the intricacies of the carving well preserved. There are minimal signs of age and some surface dirt.
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