25 février 2019

A pair of ivory inlaid panels, Qing Dynasty, 18th century

Lot 716. A pair of ivory inlaid panels, Qing Dynasty, 18th century; 31 1/2 in., 21 cm. Estimate 35,000 — 45,000 USD. Lot sold 228,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. each panel finely inlaid with Zhong Gui, the demon queller, seated among furniture and books in the company of five animated demons, one panel with a demon cleaning Zhong Gui's ear, mounted on a gilt ground, within zitan frames. Provenance: Moy Ying Ming Gallery, Chicago. Note: According to folklore, Zhong Gui travelled with... [Lire la suite]
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