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PROPERTY FROM THE MRS. JAMES BISHOP PEABODY COLLECTION

A SMALL INLAID LACQUER TABLE SCREEN QING DYNASTY, 18TH / EARLY 19TH CENTURY
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285

PROPERTY FROM THE MRS. JAMES BISHOP PEABODY COLLECTION

A SMALL INLAID LACQUER TABLE SCREEN QING DYNASTY, 18TH / EARLY 19TH CENTURY
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Details & Cataloguing

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A SMALL INLAID LACQUER TABLE SCREEN QING DYNASTY, 18TH / EARLY 19TH CENTURY
finely inlaid with hardstones, coral, ivory, and mother-of-pearl to one side with a lotus pond scene, detailed with two large lotus blossoms supported on long slender stems issuing from the water, accompanied by large lotus leaves and an attendant bud, with a dragonfly hovering above, all against a black lacquer ground, the reverse with ten shou characters written in different calligraphic styles, followed by two auspicious seals reading huafeng sanzhu and tianbao jiuru, all reserved on a red lacquer ground, within a hongmu wood frame and stand
Height 9 1/4  in., 23.5 cm
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Provenance

Collection of Heber R. Bishop (1840-1902).
Collection of James C. Bishop (1870-1932).
Collection of Mary C. Bishop Peabody (1893-1980).
Collection of James B. Peabody (1922-1977), and thence by descent.

Important Chinese Art

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