25 juin 2009

A pair of carved white jade circular plaques and cloisonné enameled metal stands. Qianlong Marks

A pair of carved white jade circular plaques and cloisonné enameled metal stands. Qianlong Marks Each plaque thinly sectioned and carved to one side with mirror images of three figures standing in a landscape setting, the reverse bearing an incised four-character mark in seal script filled with gold lacquer; the 18th Century metal stands decorated with brightly colored enamels and remains of gilt. 6 1/8 (15.5cm) high overall. Estimate: $6,000 - 8,000 Bonhams. Fine Asian Works of Art, 29 Jun 2009. 220 San Bruno... [Lire la suite]