Everard Auctions and Appraisals
Live Auction

Winter Southern Estates and Collections: Session II

Wed, Feb 14, 2024 10:00AM EST
Lot 562

2 Chinese Carved and Painted Wood Figures, 18/19th C

Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
Sold for
$1,200
Sold Price excludes BP

Bid Increments

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$0 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000
$300,000 $10,000

Property from the Estate of a Former General Electric International Executive, Hilton Head Island, SC

Description:

Two Chinese Carved and Painted Wood Figures, 18th/19th Century, each figure Kung 'God of Land' and used in homes to worship on a home altar. The smaller 31 in. x 12 in. x 7 1/2 in. Provenance: Schoeni Fine Oriental Art, Hong Kong, , 4 June 1991, HK 25,000. This item appears on a Sotheby's 1997 insurance appraisal valued at $12,000.

Measurements: Height: of largest 32 in. x Width: 12 in. x Depth: 5 in.

Condition:

Good condition for age, flaking paint, age cracks, missing element in hands, chips.

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