CHINESE WORKS OF ART
FINE CHINESE PAINTINGS & WORKS OF ART
SOLD AT AUCTION NOVEMBER 2019
The collection below included twelve rare Imperial paintings from the Huang Chao Li Qi Tu Shi , or ‘The Illustrated Regulations for Ceremonial Paraphernalia of the Present Dynasty’.
The massive Chinese porcelain twelve fold screen is late Qing Dynasty. Ten of the wood panels inset with polychrome, famille verte and blue and white porcelain plaques depict objects from the Hundred Antiques, figural scenes and landscapes.
The panels bordered by various fruits and flowers in mother of pearl, all reserved on an openwork geometric ground with fylfots. The lower sections of the wood panels carved in relief with scenes of figures amidst trees and pavilions, the two outer panels decorated with dragons and further figures, with bats encircling character medallions, 280cm x 600cm.