Five Chinese Export Eglomise Pictures
Five Chinese Export Eglomise Pictures
Five Chinese Export Eglomise Pictures
Five Chinese Export Eglomise Pictures
Five Chinese Export Eglomise Pictures
Five Chinese Export Eglomise Pictures
Five Chinese Export Eglomise Pictures

Lot 1

Property of a New England Collector

Five Chinese Export Reverse Paintings on Glass Months of the Year, c. 1795
Includes: January, February, April, May and June
Oil on glass
14 x 12 inches each

Estimate: $10,000-20,000

LOT SOLD: $12,500

Provenance:
Descended in the Howland family of New York City to the present owner.

Condition:
Each appears to retain its original frame and back board. Crack measuring approximately 6 inches in lower left corner of May, and missing piece of glass measuring approximately 2 x 3 ¾ in bottom left corner of January. Some paint losses to dark blue spandrels on each.

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