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    Sale 5101

    Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

    9 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 63

    A mother-of-pearl inlaid black lacquer tray, 17th century

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A mother-of-pearl inlaid black lacquer tray, 17th century
    of square section with an everted rim, decorated with a scholar fishing on a river bank and a fisherman on a sampan amidst trees and foliage, the rim with foliate floral scrolls, the undersides inlaid with auspicious emblems -- 7¼in. (8.5cm.) wide.


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