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2 Large Chinese 19 Century 8-Lobed Porcelain Round Boxes with windows of Immortals and a ground of flowers on a yellow ground, the bases with 6 character Yongzheng Seal marks in iron red, the inside in turquoise enamel. Age related wear to enamels and gold highlights, 1 with a small re-stuck glaze flake to inside edge of bottom half, the other with a small polished chip and a re-stuck glaze flake to bottom half. Height with cover 6 1/2 inches (16.5 cm.) X diameter 10 1/4 inches (26 cm.). PROVENANCE: Purchased from the Sotheby's New York Auction, "Property from the Collection of the Late Matthew Schutz" in a delux hard-bound catalogue for 9 December 1994. Matthew Schutz, who died in June 1989 was an exclusive antique dealer operating Matthew Schutz Ltd. out of his glamorous apartment at 1025 Park Avenue at 86th Street. Schutz was a founding member of the Cooper-Hewitt Museum's Decorative Arts Committee. NOTE: Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Eddie's Auction shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging.

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NOTE: Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Eddie's Auction shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging.

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2 Lg Chinese 19 C 8-Lobed Porcelain Round Boxes

Estimate $1,000 - $2,000Jan 26, 2020
Starting Price $500
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