• Lot 256

    BRULE-PARFUM TETRAPODE COUVERT EN BRONZE

    CHINE, DYNASTIE QING, FIN DU XVIIIEME SIECLE

    Price Realised  

    BRULE-PARFUM TETRAPODE COUVERT EN BRONZE
    CHINE, DYNASTIE QING, FIN DU XVIIIEME SIECLE
    La panse de forme quadrangulaire, à décor de rinceaux et lotus, les quatre pieds en forme de têtes d'éléphants harnachées, le couvercle ajouré de volutes et lotus sur lesquelles repose un éléphant couché, ce dernier supportant une coupe remplie de joyaux et surmontée d'un lotus, incrustations de turquoises, traces de laque
    Hauteur: 18,6 cm. (7¼ in.)


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    Provenance

    From a Swiss private collection


    Post Lot Text

    A BRONZE 'ELEPHANT' TETRAPOD CENSER AND OPENWORK COVER
    CHINA, QING DYNASTY, LATE 18TH CENTURY