22 août 2018

A carved red lacquer bowl with silver liner, late Ming dynasty, 16th-17th century

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Lot 155. A carved red lacquer bowl with silver liner, late Ming dynasty, 16th-17th century; 4¼ in. (10.7 cm.) diamEstimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000Price realised USD 6,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2007

The deep rounded sides well carved in relief with birds perched amidst various flowering branches and rocks reserved against a diaper ground above a plain petal-barbed band rising from the countersunk foot, with silver liner, the base lacquered blackish brown.

Note: Compare the red lacquer bowl also carved with birds in flight amidst plants rising from rocks, and with a silver liner, illustrated by K. J. Brandt in Chinesische Lackarbeiten, Linden Museum, Stuttgart, 1988, pp. 94-5, no. 44.

Christie's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art, New York, 22 March 2007


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