03 mai 2019

A moulded yellow-glazed archaistic tripod libation cup, jue, 18th-19th century

Lot 165. A moulded yellow-glazed archaistic tripod libation cup, jue, 18th-19th century; 6 7/8 in. (17 cm.) high. Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000 (USD 6,515 - USD 10,424). © Christie's Images Ltd 2019. This vessel is supported on three elegant splayed legs, and is decorated with two stylised taotie masks either side of the beast-head handles between raised bow string bands, a pair of mushroom-capped posts rising from the rim. There is a four-character archaistic seal script mark below the mouth... [Lire la suite]