19 septembre 2021

A large blue and white foliate-rim 'Kraak porcelain' charger, Wanli Period, Early 17th century

Lot 166. A large blue and white foliate-rim 'Kraak porcelain' charger, Wanli Period, Early 17th century; 17 1/2in (44.5cm) diameter. Estimate US$ 5,000 - 7,000 (€ 4,200 - 5,900). Sold for US$ 5,100 (€ 4,344). © Bonhams 2001-2021 Well painted in deep cobalt blue with a central medallion enclosing a deer group playing under the pine tree surrounded with lappet panels decorated with flowers and insets, the exterior with a bird perching on a tree branch and set on an unglazed recessed foot. Property from... [Lire la suite]