A Chinese soapstone boulder carving,
of literati and attendants in a rocky landscape with buildings and streams, the stone of an amber colour,
10cm long, wood stand (2)
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Sold for £380
Surface scratches, chips and cracks in various locations. Repaired. The top section glued to the bottom section showing signs of glue.
Wood stand chipped.
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Auction: Asian Art - Live Online, Fri, 5th Nov 2021
The sale encompasses the artistic heritage of Chinese, Japanese and Himalayan cultures. Offering over 430 lots of ceramics, bronzes, textiles, jades, lacquerware, scrolls, and works of art from the ancient to modern and contemporary.
In person bidding is available, please visit below to book or call 01279 817778.
VIEWING BY APPOINTMENT
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Saturday 30 Oct,10am - 1pm;
Sunday 31 Oct, 10am - 1pm ;
Monday 1 Nov, 10am - 4pm;
Tuesday 2 Nov, 10am - 4pm;
Wednesday 3 Nov, 10am - 4pm;
Thursday 4 Nov, 10am - 4pm
All lots are, however, extensively illustrated and carry detailed condition reports - see 'Condition report' at the foot of each lot description.
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