Asian Auction

June 04, 2012

LOT 308
Pair of Cinnabar Lacquer Panels with Hardstone Birds
  • Pair of Cinnabar Lacquer Panels with Hardstone Birds
  • Pair of Cinnabar Lacquer Panels with Hardstone Birds

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Pair of Cinnabar Lacquer Panels with Hardstone Birds

Including jade, malachite, lapis lazuli, and mother-of-pearl inlays, the first depicting a pair of magpies amongst prunus blossoms, the second, a pair of mandarin ducks nestling amidst flowering lotus and their seedpods. Rosewood frames
39.6" x 23.8" — 100.5 x 60.5 cm.

Estimate $600-$800

Realised: $7,200
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

Magpies represent a happy marriage and mandarin ducks represent marital constancy

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Hardstone