03 novembre 2008

A famille rose yellow-ground ritual vessel, dou. Impressed Daoguang seal mark and of the period

A famille rose yellow-ground ritual vessel, dou. Impressed Daoguang seal mark and of the period The exterior enamelled with seven writhing and full-faced five-clawed dragons pursuing the flaming pearl amidst cloud and fire scrolls above white crested waves, with a key-fret border below the rim, the interior yellow glazed (hairline crack). 19.7cm (7¾in) high. Estimate: £1,500 - 2,000 Copyright © 2002-2008 Bonhams 1793 Ltd.,Images and Text All Rights Reserved Bonhams. Fine Chinese Art, 6 Nov 2008. New... [Lire la suite]