© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
© Galerie Zacke
Catalog Numbers: OS1218-044 AB0319-0759 OSCA0719-081 OS0718-154 CH0218-029 AB916-062 CH0117-240 VS0617-052 OS0717-128 AK616-192
Gouache, silk, ivory, wood
China, late Qing Dynasty (1644-1912)

16 leaves in finest partly figurative depiction featuring elaborate open-work; deep relief on the outer ribs. Both sides show richly figurative scenes with high dignitaries in a palace. Painted silk is applied to all costumes; further all faces with painted, most delicately cut platelets of presum. ivory. Borders on both sides feature objects from the Treasures as well as Buddhist Taoism, like endless knots, lotus blossoms, bats and various mythical creatures.

Dimensions: HEIGHT 28 CM, WIDTH 52 CM
Condition: Good condition, minor creases as expected
Provenance: Austrian private collection