03 mai 2019

Two moulded yellow-glazed boxes and covers, late 19th- early 20th century

Lot 167. Two moulded yellow-glazed boxes and covers, late 19th- early 20th century; 5 ½ in. (14 cm.) wide; 3 ¼ in. (8.3 cm) diam. Estimate: GBP 5,000 - GBP 8,000 (USD 6,515 - USD 10,424). © Christie's Imges Ltd 2019. The first box is of quatrelobed form. The cover is skilfully decorated with scholars in a mountainous landscape and the sides with a geometric design. It is covered to the exterior and base with a pale yellow glaze, the interior is applied with a turquoise glaze. The base has an apocryphal... [Lire la suite]