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    Sale 5333

    Chinese & Japanese Art

    15 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 159

    A large cloisonne enamelled dish, 18th Century

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A large cloisonne enamelled dish, 18th Century
    with wide gently rounding sides, decorated in coloured enamels with four pheonix inflight amongst intricate scrolling lotus and leafing tendrils on a turquoise ground, bordered by a slender band of double sided ruyi-head motifs, the underside with similar lotus decoration, the base with a key-fret ground of flowerheads within an hexagonal border -- 16½in. (42cm.) diam.


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