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SH102 - Fine Jewellery, Luxury Design and Silver | Traditional Design and Asian Art

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Shapiro Gallery, 162 Queen St, Woollahra, Sydney
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LOT 401

Chinese Famille Porcelain Teapot

together with a brush pot, footed serving dish and two small flat serving dishes with hand painted decoration of a girl holding cherry blossoms (5)

  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $1,020 Incl BP
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LOT 402

Chinese Large Blue and White Meiping, Yuan Dynasty style, possibly for the Middle Eastern market

heavily potted of octagonal faceted form, decorated with ogival windows enclosing phoenix, ducks and floral sprays on a 'meandering grass' ground, well-formed lion mask handles, base unglazed, old wear to base

Measurements:
height 51cm
  • EStimate $3,000 - $5,000
  • sold $3,360 Incl BP
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LOT 403

Nine Chinese Tea Cups and Saucers

decorated with figures in domestic scene (18)

Measurements:
teacup height 5cm diameter 7.5cm, saucer diameter 12cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $288 Incl BP
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LOT 404

Chinese Cloisonné Vase

of lobed oval shape, decorated with central roundel with dragon

  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $1,140 Incl BP
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LOT 405

Chinese Red Iron Glaze Ginger Jar

Chinese character marks to base, on wooden stand, (A/F), together with a smaller ginger jar and a Fukagawa porcelain vase, retains paper decal label (3)

Measurements:
height 30cm, 24cm, 28cm
  • EStimate $100 - $200
  • sold $240 Incl BP
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LOT 406

Porcelain Box and Cover

cover of lobed, circular form, decorated in an inky underglaze blue with twin phoenix roundels to the the top and interior, floral windows and classic scrolls to the exterior, exposed porcelain burned reddish colour

Measurements:
diameter 24cm
  • EStimate $3,000 - $5,000
  • sold $3,360 Incl BP
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LOT 407

Chinese Cizhou Ware Lug-Handled Jar, Northern Song Dynasty style and possibly of the period

large size, cream toned glaze thinning in areas with finely ribbed sides

Measurements:
height 32cm
  • EStimate $1,200 - $1,800
  • sold $1,260 Incl BP
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LOT 408

Chinese Mottled Yellow Green Nephrite Archaic Spouted Vessel

with dragon-form handle, the body well-hollowed and polished and finely incised with encircling rope and leaf bands, fine 'taotie' mask on the spout, Warring States in technique and design

Measurements:
length 17cm
  • EStimate $600 - $800
  • sold $1,320 Incl BP
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LOT 409

Cizhou Ware Ribbed Jar

deep chocolate tone glaze

Measurements:
height 22cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $360 Incl BP
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LOT 410

Chinese Jun Ware Cherry Red (hai t'ang hung) Hemispherical Bowl

on a small, splayed ring foot, base unglazed

  • EStimate $150 - $250
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LOT 411

Fine Longquan Celadon Baluster Vase

the body applied with grape leaf motifs under a glossy, smooth glaze of sea green, the exposed foot burned orange

Measurements:
height 22.5cm
  • EStimate $200 - $300
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LOT 412

Large Ting Ware Bowl

with exerted rim, incised over the exterior with lotus panels, a lotus floral spray to the interior, all under the characteristic ivory toned glaze

  • EStimate $200 - $300
  • sold $192 Incl BP
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LOT 413

Longquan Crackled Celadon Meiping

with areas of 'frosting' through the glaze

Measurements:
height 21cm
  • EStimate $150 - $250
  • sold $360 Incl BP
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LOT 414

Rare Chinese Copper Red Meiping and Original Cover, 14th Century style, possibly of the period

cover serves as a cup, body decorated with registers of floral and classic scrolls, the glaze ground of greenish blue tone showing the mushroom pink designs

Measurements:
height 36cm
  • EStimate $3,000 - $5,000
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LOT 415

Iron Red Glaze Brush Pot

with undulating dragon

Measurements:
height 27cm width 14.5cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
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LOT 416

Celadon Foo Dog

mounted as a lamp with parchment shade

Measurements:
height 3 5cm width 27cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $660 Incl BP
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LOT 417

Large Blanc de Chine Guanyin

seated at royal ease in voluminous robes gathered over one knee and overflowing the base, short fire cracks beneath (A/F), typical of Ming and early Qing wares, 'skim milk' tone glaze

Measurements:
height 34cm
  • EStimate $600 - $800
  • sold $600 Incl BP
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LOT 418

Chinese Sancai Glaze Pottery Model of a Caparisoned Horse, possibly Tang Dynasty period

shown biting the left shoulder, one ear pricked forward, the harness trappings picked out in dark blue glaze, layered burial accretions to base, not TL tested

Measurements:
height 37cm
  • EStimate $700 - $900
  • sold $1,320 Incl BP
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LOT 420

Pair of Peking Glass Vases

green overlay on white ground, decorated with stylized cranes and cherry blossoms (2)

Measurements:
height 21cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $720 Incl BP
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LOT 421

Pear Shaped Peking Glass Covered Jar

red overlay on white ground, decorated with stylized dragons interspersed with phoenix birds, gold Chinese character marks to base

Measurements:
height 27cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $600 Incl BP
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LOT 422

Small Twin Handled Japanese Satsuma Vase

decorated with a continuous mountain and lakeside scene, Japanese character marks to base

  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $288 Incl BP
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LOT 423

Japanese Kutani Vase

channelled body decorated with birds in flight amongst floral sprays, Japanese character marks to base

Measurements:
height 31cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
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LOT 424

Japanese Satsuma Footed Bowl and Cover

with a small lobed bowl, together with a Japanese porcelain tea cup and saucer handpainted with samurai (5)

Measurements:
height 11cm deiameter 14cm
  • EStimate $250 - $350
  • sold $840 Incl BP
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LOT 425

Japanese Large Blue and White Export Ware Arita Charger, Edo Period, 18th/19th Century

decorated with pavilions in a river setting, in the style of the Kangxi period, four pontil scars to base

Measurements:
diameter 59cm
  • EStimate $600 - $800
  • sold $5,040 Incl BP
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LOT 426

Noritake

Ka-Cho Fu-Getsu 'Yearly' Plate, 1979

decorated with cranes, marked to reverse 'Yearly Plate, Noritake Limited Edition of 3000, 3000/2727', in presentation case

Measurements:
diameter 35cm
  • EStimate $200 - $300
  • sold $240 Incl BP
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LOT 427

Kubachi Underglaze-Painted Bowl, Persia 17th Century

rounded sides, decorated in red, mustard, turquoise, cobalt-blue and black, the centre with a medallion containing flowering plants, sides with a frieze of arabesque interlacing vines on a cobalt-blue ground, exterior with a frieze of arcade motifs

Measurements:
diameter 26cm
  • EStimate $1,000 - $2,000
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LOT 428

Shaigaraki Clay Vase

hand thrown with faceted walls and rounded lip, in wooden box

Measurements:
height 25cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $384 Incl BP
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LOT 429

Pair of Chinese Black Lacquered Cabinets

decorated with figures, double doors open to reveal single shelf with small recessed drawer, brass hardware (2)

  • EStimate $2,000 - $3,000
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LOT 430

Chinese Black Gilt and Polychrome Lacquered Table Cabinet, 19th Century

shell carved pediment over double doors enclosing six small drawers with ring pulls, loss to lacquer, one pull missing (A/F)

Measurements:
height 70cm width 48cm depth 28.5cm
  • EStimate $600 - $900
  • sold $600 Incl BP
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LOT 431

Chinese Red Lacquer Storage Trunk

on contemporary stand

Measurements:
height 90cm width 94cm depth 67cm
  • EStimate $600 - $800
  • sold $660 Incl BP
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LOT 432

Chinese Mirror Set on Hand Carved, Gilded and Red Lacquered Wood Stand, mid to late 19th Century

with dragon motif

Measurements:
height 47.5cm width 28cm depth 15cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
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LOT 433

Chinese Storage Cabinet

having two large doors opening to reveal single shelf, above a smaller cupboard flanked by two banks of three drawers, brass hardware

Measurements:
height 182cm width 110cm depth 64cm
  • EStimate $600 - $900
  • sold $660 Incl BP
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LOT 434

Chinese Black Lacquer Double Pedestal Desk

of rectangular form with inset cane top, having two short drawers

Measurements:
height 76.5cm width 192cm depth 76.5cm
  • EStimate $1,000 - $1,500
  • sold $1,200 Incl BP
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LOT 435

Chinese Altar Table, 19th Century

having four long drawers above two short drawers, brass butterfly pulls

Measurements:
height 85cm width 172cm depth 57.5cm
  • EStimate $1,000 - $1,500
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LOT 436

Carved Chinese Altar Table

Measurements:
height 90cm width 156cm depth 33cm
  • EStimate $2,000 - $4,000
  • sold $1,440 Incl BP
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LOT 437

Eight Panel Black Lacquer Coromandel Screen, late 19th/early 20th Century

the front depicting maidens and other figures in lakeside and garden pavilions within a border of sinuous dragons, a freize of precious objects below

  • EStimate $3,000 - $5,000
  • sold $2,640 Incl BP
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LOT 438

Pair of Huanghuali Folding Chairs, Ming Dynasty style, 20th Century

five-part horse shoe back supported by a carved back splat, the backrest mortised into the hard seat while the armrests are supported by reverse brackets, front seat stretcher ending in a foot rest, chair fitted with gilt metal etched hardware (2)

Measurements:
height 107cm width 67.5cm depth 57cm
  • EStimate $4,000 - $6,000
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LOT 439

Pair of Chinese Carved Hardwood Folding Chairs

with copper applique to foot rest and arms, seats appear to be re-strung, (2)

Measurements:
height 110cm
  • EStimate $2,000 - $3,000
  • sold $4,800 Incl BP
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LOT 440

Pair of Chinese Carved Hardwood Side Chairs

the stepped back with two carved panels, solid seat, stains to seat (2)

Measurements:
height 90cm
  • EStimate $1,500 - $2,500
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LOT 441

Pair of Chinese Carved Hardwood Side Tables

rectangular top with carved apron below (2)

Measurements:
height 83cm width 42cm depth 32cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $2,640 Incl BP
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LOT 442

Pair of Chinese Square Tables

square top with inset cane panel (2)

Measurements:
height 43cm width 45cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $960 Incl BP
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LOT 443

Two Black Lacquer Chinese Chests of Drawers

with gilt highlights and brass pulls, having three short drawers (2)

Measurements:
height 70cm width 80cm depth 40cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $1,080 Incl BP
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LOT 444

Tibetan Cast Iron Ornament

mounted on wood stand

  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $540 Incl BP
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LOT 445

Two Chinese Wood Rice Measure Boxes

with handles (2)

Measurements:
height 69cm
  • EStimate $100 - $200
  • sold $144 Incl BP
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LOT 446

Warrior or Hunter with Weapon, late 20th Century

carved wood with applied mirrored beads on associated base

Measurements:
height 104cm width 85cm
  • EStimate $600 - $900
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LOT 447

Three Section Wedding Basket

with woven cane panels on top and sides, carved handle with pierced brass applique

Measurements:
height 76cm width 50cm depth 41cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $480 Incl BP
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LOT 448

Two Bronze Cranes

one standing with neck outstretched, the other bent over with a worm in its mouth (2)

Measurements:
standing height 115cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $960 Incl BP
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LOT 449

Tibetan Copper

silver and gilt prayer or scroll tube with raised characters to exterior and a coral cabochon on the cover

  • EStimate $200 - $300
  • sold $1,560 Incl BP
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LOT 450

Chinese Bronze Water Dropper

of bell form with dragon handle and lion finial with darkened, worn patina

  • EStimate $250 - $350
  • sold $528 Incl BP
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LOT 451

Seated Buddha, late 20th Century

decorative hollow cast bronze figure with verdigris patination

Measurements:
height 21.5cm width 14cm depth 11cm
  • EStimate $200 - $300
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LOT 452

Seated Buddha, mid to late 20th Century

cast and gilded metal figure with tall headdress and detailed repousse decoration

Measurements:
height 45.5cm width 38cm depth 25cm
  • EStimate $200 - $400
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LOT 453

Seated Buddha Playing Sitar, late 20th Century

cast and gilded metal with verdigris patination and detailed repousse decoration on base with forest and animal motifs

Measurements:
height 40cm width 38cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
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LOT 454

Seated Buddha, mid to late 20th Century

cast and gilded metal figure with separate finial and detailed repousse decoration on multi-tiered ziggurat base cast with five smaller Buddhas and multiple miniature Buddhas

Measurements:
height 45.5cm width 38cm depth 25cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $528 Incl BP
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LOT 455

Recumbent Buddha, mid to late 20th Century

carved wood with traces of gilding and applied mirrored bead decoration

Measurements:
width 150cm height 33cm depth 20cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
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LOT 456

Standing Buddha, late 20th Century

decorative hollow cast bronze figure in museum replica style with verdigris patination, on wood base

Measurements:
height 41.5cm width 12cm depth 12cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
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LOT 457

Standing Buddha, early 20th Century

carved and gilded wood with applied mirrored beads on felt-covered base, with later hands and restoration to gilding (A/F)

Measurements:
height 91cm width 40cm
  • EStimate $1,000 - $1,500
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LOT 458

Standing Buddha, late 19th/early 20th Century

carved and gilded wood with applied mirrored beads on associated lotus form base, restoration to gilding (A/F)

Measurements:
height 85cm width 36cm
  • EStimate $1,000 - $1,500
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LOT 459

Standing Buddha, mid 20th Century

single cast gilded metal figure, including tiered base, with separate finial and detailed repousse decoration including applied mirrored beads

Measurements:
height 136cm width 39cm
  • EStimate $1,500 - $2,500
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LOT 460

Large Standing Buddha, late 19th/early 20th Century

finely carved and gilded wood with applied mirrored bead decoration, on lotus base mounted to a plinth, with later restoration to gilding (A/F)

Measurements:
height 167cm width 64cm
  • EStimate $2,500 - $3,500
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LOT 461

Standing Buddha, mid 20th Century

cast and gilded metal on associated tiered wooden base

Measurements:
height 51cm width 20cm
  • EStimate $600 - $900
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LOT 462

Japanese Album of Hand Painted Drawings

over one hundred drawings depicting men and women in traditional dress, lacquered cover with raised decoration, missing inlay to album cover (A/F)

Measurements:
length 28cm width 36cm
  • EStimate $1,200 - $1,800
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LOT 463

19th Century Japanese School

watercolour and ink on silk

depicting cranes amidst bamboo, with corner tassels

Measurements:
65 x 75cm
  • EStimate $600 - $800
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LOT 464

Kono Bairei

Two Woodblock Prints c. 1898

-2

Measurements:
22 x34cm
  • EStimate $250 - $350
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LOT 465

Framed Japanese Woodblock Print

depicting three figures under two parasols, signed l.r.c, retains paper label

Measurements:
23 x 34cm
  • EStimate $100 - $150
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LOT 466

Japanese School

Seated Japanese Warrior

watercolour on paper, Japanese calligraphy signature

Measurements:
17 x 14cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
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LOT 467

Two Chinese Scroll Paintings

Scholar's Rock and A Figure Holding a Rat

ink on paper with two lines of calligraphy and a red seal mark, coloured ink, a red moon, signed and a red seal, water stains, creases, tears and wear to both (A/F)(2)

Measurements:
length 190cm
  • EStimate $600 - $900
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LOT 468

Pair of Chinese Ancestral Portraits

of a seated man and woman, female portrait with deterioration to paper (A/F) (2)

Measurements:
100 x 160cm
  • EStimate $2,000 - $3,000
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LOT 469

Two Chinese Framed Watercolours

depicting interior domestic scenes with figures (A/F) (2)

Measurements:
26 x 16.5cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $600 Incl BP
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LOT 470

Six Framed Chinese Watercolours, c. 1950

each depicting mountainous landscapes, signed by artist (6)

Measurements:
58 x27cm
  • EStimate $600 - $800
  • sold $660 Incl BP
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LOT 471

Three Chinese Scrolls, possibly Ming Dynasty

ink on paper and silk, two depicting mountainous landscapes, the other depicting six birds resting on cherry blossom branches (3)

Measurements:
90 x 46cm, 117 x 38cm, 117 x 52cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $1,140 Incl BP
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LOT 472

Four Framed Chinese Paper Fans, possibly Eastern Jin Dynasty (265-420)

mulberry paper with calligraphy in the style of the Xingshu (Running Hand) School of the Representative Master Wang Xizhi (303-361), various artists (4)

Measurements:
each frame 45 x 65cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $2,400 Incl BP
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LOT 473

Seated Figure

watercolour and pencil drawing on paper

Measurements:
18 x 14cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $780 Incl BP
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LOT 474

Two Framed Scripture Panels

encasing pages of scripture from a Thai prayer book

Measurements:
78 x137cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $660 Incl BP
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