26 mai 2019

A large famille verte 'Buddhist lions' bottle vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 44. A large famille verte 'Buddhist lions' bottle vase, Kangxi period (1662-1722); 44cm (17 1/4in) high. Estimate £3,000 - 5,000. Sold for £ 20,062 (€ 22,716). © Bonhams 2001-2019 The large pear-shaped bottle raised on a short foot, the tall cylindrical neck with a slightly everted rim, decorated around the globular body with four Buddhist lions playing with a brocaded ball and ribbons, the shoulder with a band of floral scrolls and a ruyi border, the top of the neck with a diaper-pattern band and... [Lire la suite]