• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 1976

    Fine Chinese Ceramics And Works Of Art

    19 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 364

    A PAIR OF UNUSUAL CLOISONNE ENAMEL VASES

    LATE 18TH/19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF UNUSUAL CLOISONNE ENAMEL VASES
    LATE 18TH/19TH CENTURY
    Of faceted double-gourd form and angular scroll outline, the outer frame inset with separate cloisonné enamel panels, those on the main sides decorated with a shou character, a lotus and a chime suspending a sprig of tassel-hung peaches, all surrounded by angular scrolls repeated on smaller panels within open fret-work borders on the narrow sides, the upper rim with a descending bat on two sides
    13 in. (33 cm.) high (2)


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Pre-Lot Text

    VARIOUS PROPERTIES