Lot 69 of 515:
Chinese accordion book with hand painted silk panels  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$390
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
Chinese accordion book with hand painted silk panels
Author:
Place:
n.p.
Publisher:
Date:
19th c.?
Description:

12 panels of hand painted silk, stamped with red chops, pasted on stiff boards with gilt borders. 8¼x9 in., blue and gold patterned cloth, all edges gilt.

Images mostly landscape, depicting rural village, some show inhabitants performing chores. One panel of cranes. Final panel shows chrysanthemums.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Cloth frayed, back cover has pasted on gold paper; some light staining and offsetting to panels; overall very good.
 
Item number:
307631
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