Chinese Ceramics & Asian Works of Art | 14 November 2017

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Ω A Chinese ivory brise fan, Canton, circa 1780-1790

Sold for £1500

Est: £300–400

Ω A Chinese ivory brise fan, Canton, circa 1780-1790, each pierced stick intricately carved, with central 'DM' monogram flanked by figure roundels on a floral ground with a vine and squirrel border, the solid guard sticks finely carved with small flowers and foliage, 18cm high closed, 32cm wide open

Compare with a related example illustrated, Neville John Irons, Fans of Imperial China , p. 78.

Provenance: Purchased in Abbotsbury, Dorset 1968 by the current owners.

约 1780-1790年 外销镂雕象牙扇
拍品来源:英国私人收藏,于 1968年购于多赛特郡

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minor damages (see images), carved on one side only

Chinese Ceramics & Asian Works of Art

Tuesday 14 November 2017, 10.30am

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