22 mai 2009

An archaistic carved bamboo hu vase, 18th century

An archaistic carved bamboo hu vase, 18th century of flattened form with twin sectional stylised dragon handles to the shoulder, the body and shoulder carved in relief with bands of geometric dragon motifs and c-scrolls, the flaring foot with a border of lappets, the interior with copper liner -- 9½in. (24cm.) high, wood stand, Japanese wood box. Est. £10,000 - £15,000 - Price Realised £49,250 Note: Compare with another two archaistic bamboo vases of the same date in the National Palace Museum, Taipei, included in the... [Lire la suite]
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09 mai 2009

A fine carved bamboo winecup, China, 18th century

A fine carved bamboo winecup, China, 18th century Small repair below the rim. L. 14,3 cm. Est. 3 000 € Nagel Auctions. Asian Art. 8th May 2009. www.auction.de
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