13 November 2015,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,750
GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
A CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL QUATREFOIL SHAPED BRUSH POT, BITONG AND A SMALL CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL BOTTLE VASE
The brush pot is raised on four small feet and each lobed side is decorated with archaistic scrolls. The vase is decorated with floral sprays and a ruyi head border to the mouth and shoulder.
4 in. (10 cm.) high
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
+44 (0)20 7752 3005
+44 (0)20 7752 3389
+44 (0)20 7389 2552
+44 (0)20 7389 2556
+44 (0)20 7389 2599
Property from a private English collection.
Discover Christie's The Art of China online auctions featuring Chinese ceramics, works of art, jade carvings, Buddhist figures, bronze statues, Ming, Qing, Kangxi and Qianlong period pieces.
Specialist Michelle Cheng shares her expert advice, from knowing the woods collectors look for to investing in climate control
From the colour of your outfit to the number of dragons on your coat, how Qing-dynasty clothing told everyone exactly who you were
How to get clued up on everything from reign marks to firing flaws, palettes, glazes and the different kilns
Specialist Carleigh Queenth discusses the Sèvres porcelain service treasured by successive generations of the Rockefeller family