• Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works  auction at Christies

    Sale 2389

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    14 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 98

    A SMALL CLOISONNE ENAMEL DOUBLE-SIDED RECTANGULAR TABLE SCREEN

    FIRST HALF 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SMALL CLOISONNE ENAMEL DOUBLE-SIDED RECTANGULAR TABLE SCREEN
    FIRST HALF 17TH CENTURY
    One side with a magpie perched on a magnolia branch above peonies, asters and blue rocks, the reverse with another magpie perched on a blue rock amidst poppies and viburnum
    9½ x 5 5/8 in. (24.1 x 14.3 cm.), wood stand


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    A similarly dated, double-sided cloisonné panel of comparable size is illustrated by H. Brinker and A. Lutz, Chinese Cloisonné: The Pierre Uldry Collection, The Asia Society, New York, 1989, no. 146.

    Provenance

    Desmond Gure Collection, 1968.


    Exhibited

    The Arts of the Ming Dynasty, Oriental Ceramic Society, London, 1957, no. 330.