Four panels of Chinese screens with inlaid hardstones
Each panel decorated with hardstones of different shades, composing scenes of traditional Chinese themes set in garden pavilions, all titled in carved jade, one of a couple enjoying flowering quince, titled "The Flowering Quince" [海棠囗畅], one of a scholar accompanied by his servant carrying a zither, titled "To visit a friend with a zither" [携琴访友], one of a lady holding a ruyi in her hand, accompanied by two lady servants, titled "To the bathhouse" [贵锦出浴], one of a couple tasting tea, titled "Dongpo Tasting tea" [东坡试茗]
139cm x 59cm (4).
- Please note that the estimation of this lot has been changed to $8,000 to $10,000, the measurement should be 139cm x 59cm each panel. The information in the printed catalogue is not up-to-date.