• Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5812

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles

    6 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 351

    A CLOISONNE ENAMELLED CENSER, 16TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A CLOISONNE ENAMELLED CENSER, 16TH CENTURY
    the body of wide baluster form with twin shaped bronze handles, decorated to the body with large lotus flowerheads and scrolling leafy tendrils -- 7 5/8in. (19.5cm.) wide.


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    Provenance

    Bluett, London, label to base.
    Purchased from Bluett and Sons Ltd, 8th December 1978.