25 September 2020
A MOTHER-OF-PEARL-INLAID BLACK LACQUER BASIN
WANLI PERIOD (1573-1619)
The interior is decorated in mother-of-pearl with four egrets separated by lotus and bordered by fish swimming amidst water plants. The well is decorated with further lotus.
11 ½ in. (29.2 cm.) diam., Japanese wood box
Roger Keverne, London, 2011.
The Lenora and Walter F. Brown Collection, San Antonio, Texas.
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Roger Keverne, Fine and Rare Chinese Works of Art and Ceramics - Winter Exhibition, London, 2011, p. 148, no. 114.
London, Roger Keverne, Fine and Rare Chinese Works of Art and Ceramics - Winter Exhibition, 2011.
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