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CHINESE LATE 19TH C. REVERSE GLASS PAINTING

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Glass: Pre 1900   item# 1093673 (stock# 1110)

CHINESE LATE 19TH C. REVERSE GLASS PAINTING
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Bamboo Grove



$1200.00 

This late 19th century reverse glass painting is 13” x 19 ½” (20 ½” x 26 ¾” including frame). It depicts two birds surrounded by a rock garden, peony and plum blossoms. The translation of the calligraphy is: “Seeking refuge to escape the tyranny of the times; seeing those beautiful blossoms, it seems spring has begun the new year.” One of the signature seals on the top reads “Shao Xi;” this is the name of the artist. The frame is a newer replacement. Aside from some minor scratches on the ...click for details


CHINESE OVERLAY PEKING GLASS VASE

Catalogue: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Glass: Pre 1900   item# 425831 (stock# 1067)

CHINESE OVERLAY PEKING GLASS VASE
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Bamboo Grove



$2500.00 

This late 19th century Chinese overlay Peking glass vase is 10 ¾ inches high and 5 ½ inches on the widest part. It depicts a well known Chinese story “The goddess of Luo River.” A groom drives a dragon cart over the river while the goddess Luo sits in the cart. Two maids are following them. The workmanship is precise and elegant. It is in excellent condition.

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