06 octobre 2021

An unusual Longquan celadon incense burner and cover, Ming Dynasty, 16th century

An unusual Longquan celadon incense burner and cover, Ming Dynasty, 16th century

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Lot 839. An unusual Longquan celadon incense burner and cover, Ming Dynasty, 16th century; 9 in. (22.9 cm.) highEstimate: USD 4,000 - USD 6,000. Price realised USD 10,625© Christie's 2021

The screen-shaped cover is decorated in relief with a seated qilin on one side and an embracing couple on the reverse. The oval base is carved on the sides with the Eight Trigrams (bagua).

Property from the Collection of the Lee Family of Chicago, Illinois.

Christie's. Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, New York, 23-24 september 2021


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