• Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5812

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles

    6 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 68

    AN EXCEPTIONALLY LARGE CANTONESE PUNCH BOWL, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN EXCEPTIONALLY LARGE CANTONESE PUNCH BOWL, 19TH CENTURY
    vibrantly painted with shaped panels of gatherings of dignitaries, ladies and members of their entourage variously watching battles and presentations, surrounded by flowering peony blossoms, butterflies and precious objects upon a gilded ground -- 22¾in. (57.7cm.) diam.


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