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Current bid: $5,500 CAD
Bidding History
Paddle # Date Amount

871480 28-Apr-2022 01:07:31 PM $5,500

31706 28-Apr-2022 01:06:31 PM $5,000

871480 28-Apr-2022 01:05:36 PM $4,750

31706 28-Apr-2022 01:03:03 PM $4,500

871480 28-Apr-2022 01:01:28 PM $4,250

31706 28-Apr-2022 01:00:03 PM $4,000

871480 28-Apr-2022 12:59:43 PM $3,750

31706 28-Apr-2022 12:58:52 PM $3,500

871480 28-Apr-2022 12:56:14 PM $3,250

822939 28-Apr-2022 12:55:31 PM $3,000 AutoBid

871480 28-Apr-2022 12:55:31 PM $2,750

822939 28-Apr-2022 12:48:58 PM $2,500

31706 28-Apr-2022 12:47:31 PM $2,250

822939 28-Apr-2022 12:46:57 PM $2,000

31706 28-Apr-2022 12:45:33 PM $1,900 AutoBid

822939 28-Apr-2022 12:45:33 PM $1,800 AutoBid

31706 28-Apr-2022 12:45:15 PM $1,700 AutoBid

822939 28-Apr-2022 12:45:15 PM $1,600 AutoBid

31706 28-Apr-2022 12:44:43 PM $1,500 AutoBid

822939 28-Apr-2022 12:44:43 PM $1,400 AutoBid

31706 28-Apr-2022 12:44:09 PM $1,300 AutoBid

822939 28-Apr-2022 12:44:08 PM $1,200 AutoBid

31706 28-Apr-2022 12:39:27 PM $1,100 AutoBid

822939 28-Apr-2022 12:39:27 PM $1,000 AutoBid

31706 28-Apr-2022 12:39:25 PM $900 AutoBid

822939 28-Apr-2022 04:36:13 AM $800 AutoBid

871480 28-Apr-2022 03:25:17 AM $700

823229 27-Apr-2022 10:01:10 PM $600

820633 25-Apr-2022 07:16:36 PM $500 AutoBid

The bidding history list updated on: Saturday, September 24, 2022 12:17:20

LOT 012

Chinese

A Pair of Massive Chinese Huali Framed Ancestor Portraits, Republican Period, Early 20th Century
rosewood, silk and coloured ink
67 x 37 in, 170.2 x 94 cm

Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000 CAD

Sold for: $6,875

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PROVENANCE
Collection of R.A. Laidlaw, Toronto
By descent to the present Private Collection, Ontario


Framed dimensions: 78 x 46 x 1 3/4 inches

Both images painted on silk and depicting a husband and wife in Ming Dynasty attire wearing elegant red robes with inscribed cloud patterns, the male with an official’s crane rank badge and black wushaomao hat, the female with a large badge containing peacocks and cranes and topped with an ornate headdress made of kingfisher feathers and dripping pearls, both seated on a detailed tiger skin draped over black lacquered armchairs. The wood frames constructed of impressive large sections of huali wood, the reverse with old metal hardware for mounting.

Please note that this work is for domestic purchase only in Canada; Heffel will not ship this work internationally. Please be advised that this lot contains organic material that is protected under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES).


All prices are in Canadian Dollars


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