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PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK PRIVATE COLLECTION

A SET OF EIGHT CARVED OPENWORK WOOD PLAQUES
QING DYNASTY, 18TH / 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 18,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT
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PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK PRIVATE COLLECTION

A SET OF EIGHT CARVED OPENWORK WOOD PLAQUES
QING DYNASTY, 18TH / 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 18,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A SET OF EIGHT CARVED OPENWORK WOOD PLAQUES
QING DYNASTY, 18TH / 19TH CENTURY
of softwood, possibly nanmu, each rectangular panel intricately carved in varying degrees of openwork relief  providing foreground, middle and background with a famous poet enjoying the pleasures of wine (Li Bai, He Zhizhang, Zhang Xu, Cui Songzhi, Jiao Sui, Li Shizi, Su Jin and Wang Jin), as described in the poem 'Eight Immortals of the Wine Cup' by the Tang dynasty poet Du Fu (8)
Height  7 1/4  in., 18.6 cm; Width 12 3/8  in., 31.4 cm
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Provenance

Kaikodo, New York, 1998.

Exhibited

A Garden Show, Kaikodo Journal, Autumn 1998, Kaikodo, New York, cat. no. 71.

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