14 mai 2019

A rare carved biscuit porcelain 'bamboo' tool holder, Signed Chen Guozhi, 19th century

Lot 33. A rare carved biscuit porcelain 'bamboo' tool holder, Signed Chen Guozhi, 19th century; 7.7cm (3 1/8in) high. Estimate £ 1,000 - 2,000 (€ 1,200 - 2,300). Sold for £ 18,812 (€ 21,300). © Bonhams 2001-2019 Deftly and naturalistically formed in the shape of a hollowed bamboo tube with nodules and incised grain on the rims, finely carved around the exterior with three goldfish in low relief amidst finely incised water plants, box. Provenance: an English private collection. Note: Chen... [Lire la suite]