Asian Art

June 1520, 2019
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LOT 72

Lot 72

An Ivory Carved 'Red Cliffs' Panel, Circa 1944

An Ivory Carved 'Red Cliffs' Panel, Circa 1944
Lot 72 Details
An Ivory Carved 'Red Cliffs' Panel, Circa 1944

民國三十三年(1944年)象牙加彩山水人物「後赤壁賦」板 帶框

Finely carved and polychromed with an excerpt from the 'Ode on the Red Cliffs', dated to the 33rd year of the Republic of China; framed and behind glass

刻: 廣州大新路祺昌盛號象牙製品
overall 5.4 x 3.9 in — 13.7 x 10 cm

Estimate $400-$600

Realised: $660
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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An Ivory Carved 'Red Cliffs' Panel, Circa 1944
  • An Ivory Carved 'Red Cliffs' Panel, Circa 1944


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LOT 72

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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