Lot 2049. Control screen with four embroidered panels

Sold:€ 18 000
Auction date:07.12.2017   11:00
ID 19088
Lot 2049Control screen with four embroidered panels
China. Qing Dynasty. 18./19. Century

Dark, heavy hardwood, possibly huanghuali or zitan, pierced carved. Panels with silk Satin, fine and rich in detail embroidered. Behind Glass. Presentation of the subject: "The Hundreds of species of birds and admire the fenghuang". It shows numerous birds, most of which are civilian symbolize ranks and are here shown almost exclusively in pairs, in the branches of flowering plants of the four seasons of the year. The theme is representative of the Emperor in the midst of his officers and the nobles.

the wood used in the openwork areas carved with leaves and gourds vines. The back sides of each with a large wooden plate closed. The 162 x 57cm, embroidery 109 x 44.5 cmcm. Condition A/B. set a Few fail, silk, faded, hinges missing.
-Rhenish private collection

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