• Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5812

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles

    6 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 87

    A SILVER EXPORT TAZZA, MAKER WANG HING, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SILVER EXPORT TAZZA, MAKER WANG HING, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    the shallow foliate rimmed bowl pierced with blossoming prunus branch decoration, raised on a tall stem formed as three prunus branches with three cranes standing upon the stems circular base, makers mark Wang Hing, 90, and a further artisans mark -- 7¾in. (19.7cm.) high.


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    Wang Hing was a prolific firm working in Hong Kong and Canton during the last quarter of the 19th Century and first quarter of the 20th Century.

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