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Fri, Nov 11, 2022 09:00AM EST
Lot 608

Fine Jallot Lacquered Polychromed Two Panel Room Screen

Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$100 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $200
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

French, circa 1925, one panel faintly signed "Jallot" for Leon and Raymond Jallot, each panel decorated on both sides with exotic stylized tropical fish, incised and slightly raised in various shades of green, gold and brick red swimming about aquatic plants against ground of green and gold resembling sunlight piercing deep waters, 67-1/2 x 72-1/8 x 1 in.

Provenance: Christie's New York, December 9, 2014 (lot 523) (did not sell) Sotheby's New York, December 6 - 7, 1996 (lot 314); Private Collection, New York

Condition

areas of retouch, surface losses or chips at edges and ends, crackle throughout, scratches and abrasions, some black surface spotting