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Lot 0001
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
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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Five Chinese Export Reverse Paintings on Glass Months

Estimate $10,000 - $20,000Jan 31, 2016