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    Sale 2611

    Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    27 May 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1865

    A SMALL CLOISONNE-ENAMEL VASE

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SMALL CLOISONNE-ENAMEL VASE
    MING DYNASTY, 16TH/17TH CENTURY

    The pear-shaped body rising to a flared mouth atop a splayed foot decorated with a luxuriant lotus scroll, the blooms picked out in red, yellow, blue and white borne on a leafy meander against turquoise ground, with bands of overlapping lappets at the foot, mouth and the base of the body
    6 5/8 in. (17 cm.) high, Japanese wood box


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    Provenance

    A JAPANESE PRIVATE COLLECTOR