Rare Chinese carved Rosewood Table Screen 8 Jade Plaque

This is part of a collection of European, Chinese, and Asian antiques which I will be listing on eBay over the coming weeks.

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Rare Chinese carvedRosewood Table Screen 8 Jade Plaques

Item:

You are bidding on one (1) rare and beautifully carved antique Chinese Rosewood four panel Table Screen mounted with 8 Spinach Jade plaques. This screen dates from the Republic of China era 1912 - 1949 or earlier. The wood frame is intricately carved both on the front and the back with double gourd vines and leiwen borders. The plaques were carved in spinach green jade. The larger plaques are masterfully carved with 4 different scenes of birds and animals; they are a crane, a phoenix, a pair of ducks in a lotus pond, and a dragon. This table screen is an absolute stunning work of art.

Dimensions:

The Table Screen measures 12.625 inches (32.0 cm) high, 18.25 inches (46.7 cm) total width, and each panel is 4.5 inches (11.3 cm) wide. The sight size of the larger 4 Jade Plaques is 4.75 inches (12.0 cm) high and 2.125 (5.5 cm) wide. The sight size of the smaller 4 Jade Plaques is 1.375 inches (3.6 cm) high and 2.125 (5.5 cm) wide.

Condition:

NO CHIPS! NO CRACKS! NO RESTORATION! T is slight shrinkage of the wood at some of the joints around the jade
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