28 février 2009

An Important and Early European-Market Namban-Style Painted Lacquer Six-Panel Screen

An Important and Early European-Market Namban-Style Painted Lacquer Six-Panel Screen. The lacquer: 17th Century, Transitional or early Kangxi period. The brass mounts:  Anglo-Dutch, 17th Century painted with a continuous scene of Europeans approaching in grand procession within canopied chariots through a mountainous landscape towards a large domed tent in which several noblemen confer amid playing dogs, attending servants and hunting entourage, bordered above and below with bands of flower bouquets and 'precious... [Lire la suite]
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