• Fine Chinese Ceramics and Work auction at Christies

    Sale 7762

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    3 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 48

    A RARE CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL MEIPING

    16TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A RARE CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL MEIPING
    16TH CENTURY
    Of elegant high-shouldered form, decorated with large lotus blossoms and foliate scroll on a turquoise ground between bands of lappets, the short neck with florets below the everted rim
    13 in. (33 cm.) high


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    Two similar cloisonné enamel meiping can be seen published by A. Brinker and A. Lutz, Chinese Cloisonné: The Pierre Uldry Collection, The Asia Society Galleries, New York, 1989, nos. 122 and 123, both dated to the second half 16th century

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