07 octobre 2020

An important blue and white barbed 'Auspicious flower' dish with the mark of Shah Jahan, Yongle period (1403-1425)

Lot 1551. An important blue and white barbed 'Auspicious flower' dish with the mark of Shah Jahan, Yongle period (1403-1425); 14 5/8 in. (37.8 cm.) diam. Estimate USD 200,000 - USD 300,000. Price realised USD 1,470,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2020. The central medallion is finely painted with floral scroll including rose, hibiscus, pomegranate, lotus, peony, chrysanthemum, and camellia blossoms, all borne on scrolling interlocking stems. The fluted cavetto is decorated with twelve... [Lire la suite]