• Fine Chinese Ceramics and Work auction at Christies

    Sale 2297

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

    26 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1433

    TWO DEHUA TRIPOD CENSERS

    17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    TWO DEHUA TRIPOD CENSERS
    17TH CENTURY
    Each raised on ruyi supports, the sides encircled by bow-string bands and impressed with an archaistic band
    5½ and 5 in. (14 and 12.7 cm.) diam., wood stand (2)


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    Provenance

    Received as a gift or acquired in China or Hong Kong prior to 1937.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF HENRY R. LUCE, BY DESCENT TO HENRY LUCE III, AND THENCE BY DESCENT TO THE CONSIGNOR