Lot 1012    

Chinese Carved Ivory Figure
8/26/2011 - Asian Decorative Arts
Chinese, a carved ivory interior scene with a lady seated at table with art brush, openwork windowed screen in background, with Qianlong mark on bottom, on a wooden stand; ht. 12.75, wd. 4.75 in.

Condition:  
Age cracks to table.

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