A rare Mandarin 'One Hundred Faces' folding fan in lacquer case,
Lot 159Y
A rare Mandarin 'One Hundred Faces' folding fan in lacquer case,
Sold for £875 (US$ 1,470) inc. premium
Auction Details
Asian Art Edinburgh
27 Mar 2013 11:00 GMT

Auction 20645
A rare Mandarin 'One Hundred Faces' folding fan in lacquer case,
Lot Details
A collection of fans to be sold without reserve.
A rare Mandarin 'One Hundred Faces' folding fan in lacquer case,
The deeply carved sandalwood guard sticks decorated with flowers below and figures above, the wands with pierced and carved figural designs, the mount finely painted to each side with the same court scene at different seasons and populated with a hundred figures and two horses to each side, the box lid interior with three more ivory faced figures,
28cm long
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  1. Ian Glennie
    Specialist - Asian Art
    Bonhams
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    Edinburgh, EH2 1JX
    United Kingdom
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