Asian Art Auction

December 01, 2014

LOT 101
Four Panel Black Lacquer and Hardstone Inlay Floor Screen
  • Four Panel Black Lacquer and Hardstone Inlay Floor Screen

101

Four Panel Black Lacquer and Hardstone Inlay Floor Screen

Each of the panels inlaid with jade to depict a battle scene in a rocky landscape with several figures, some on horseback, the lower portions of the panels decorated with mythical beasts, the outer most panels with Chinese characters
each panel height 69.1" — 175.5 cm.

Estimate $800-$1,200

Realised: $720
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

The inscription suggests that the panel was possibly presented as a gift to a military official with wishes of prosperity and longevity through future generations.

Provenance:

A Westmount Collection, QC.