18 juin 2019

A wucai 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-1795)

Lot 77. A wucai 'dragon and phoenix' bowl, Qianlong seal mark and of the period (1736-1795); 15.4cm (6 1/8in) diam. Sold for £ 23,750 (€ 26,623). © Bonhams Finely enamelled with a green five-clawed dragon and a red five-clawed dragon alternating between two downwards-flying phoenix amid foliate and blossoming tendrils, all beneath a band containing the Eight Buddhist Emblems beneath the rim.  Provenance: a distinguished European private collection. Note: The dragon and the phoenix are a very... [Lire la suite]