A pair of Dehua 'leaf' cups, 17th century

Lot 515. A pair of Dehua 'leaf' cups, 17th century; 7.5 cm, 3 in. Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 HKD. Lot sold 37,500 HKD (4,273 EUR). Courtesy Sotheby's.

each modelled in the form of a leaf, borne on a stem forming the handle and extended to the base issuing further leaves and flowers, wood stands

Provenance: The Baoyizhai Collection.
Sotheby's Hong Kong, 27th May 2014, lot 620 (part lot).

Sotheby's. CHINA / 5000 YEARS, Hong Kong, 05 June 2020