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    Sale 12548

    The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    5 April 2016, Hong Kong

  • Lot 133

    A FAUX BOIS AND GRISAILLE-DECORATED 'LANDSCAPE' DRUM-SHAPED STAND

    LATE QING-REPUBLIC PERIOD

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    A FAUX BOIS AND GRISAILLE-DECORATED 'LANDSCAPE' DRUM-SHAPED STAND
    LATE QING-REPUBLIC PERIOD
    The ovoid stand is finely enamelled to simulate burlwood on the top and underside base, embellished with gilt bosses in imitation of drum nails, delicately painted in grisaille in the middle with a continuous scene depicting a tranquil riverscape detailed with figures and dwellings amidst tree-strewn rolling mountains on the embankment, one side pierced with two apertures for ventilation. The underside base is reserved with an apocryphal Qianlong reign mark in underglaze blue.
    5 1/4 in. (13.4 cm.) high


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