London, South Kensington
7 December 2000
A Chinese Islamic Market bronze and cloisonne rectangular censer and cover
with upright handles and calligraphic script, the domed cover with pierced scrolling panels and shaped finial; a cloisonne and bronze rectangular vase and a rectangular box and cover similarly decorated -- 12in. (30.5cm.) high max.; a bronze archaic style tripod censor with wood cover -- 6½in. (16.5cm.) high; and a pair of metal tripod koros and covers with Buddhistic lion finials - 5in. (12.7cm.) high, (wear and rubbing).
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
VAT rate of 17.5% is payable on hammer price plus buyer’s premium.
Daphne Lingon, Head of Jewellery at Christie’s in New York, on the 'dramatic' ring with which David Rockefeller proposed to Peggy in 1940
A guide to arguably South America’s most famous artist, whose work addresses everything from domestic life to bullfighting