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Wood, bronze, gesso, paint, silk, and feathers
Second half of the 19th Century
Size : 94 cm high, 35.5 cm dia. – 37 ins high, 14 ins dia.
This unique cherry tree is made in the style of a Chinese miniature which are composed of semi-precious stones and metals often set in cloisonné bases. To the Chinese the cherry tree which is often seen blooming in the snow, represents dignified solitude and pride, the ideal of scholars.
|Height||94.00 cm||(37.01 inches)|
|Depth||35.50 cm||(13.98 inches)|