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Seven (7) Asian items. 1st-4th items: Four Chinese Ancestor Portraits, gouache and pigment on paper, depicting two males and two females, all framed in matching red fret design frames with stamps verso for the Franklin Picture Frame Co., Chicago. 9 1/2" x 5 3/8" sight, 11 1/2" x 7 1/2" framed. Republic Period, mid 20th century. 5th item: Chinese reverse painted glass or eglomise table screen, painted with scene of two women standing outside a pagoda. Glass panel slides into a carved hardwood frame. 10" H overall. 6th item: Pair of hardwood bookends with applied relief carved figures and trees. Brass or bronze bases stamped "China." 5 3/4" H. 7th item: Porcelain incense holder in the form of a Chinese figure holding a basin. Stamped MB, France and Roby Paris on underside. 6" H. Provenance: Nashville, Tennessee estate. (Additional high-resolution photos are available at www.caseantiques.com)


1st-4th items: Light toning to paper, overall very good condition. 5th item: Some wear and 1" area of loss to one side of frame. 6th item: Some wear and oxidation to metal. 7th item: Tiny flake to edge of basin.

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4 Chinese Ancestor Portraits & 3 Asian Decorative

Estimate $400 - $450Aug 5, 2017