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PROPERTY FROM THE JUNKUNC COLLECTION

A RARE 'QIANGJIN' AND 'TIANQI' LACQUER PEACH-FORM BOX AND COVER LATE MING DYNASTY
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 10,000 USD
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PROPERTY FROM THE JUNKUNC COLLECTION

A RARE 'QIANGJIN' AND 'TIANQI' LACQUER PEACH-FORM BOX AND COVER LATE MING DYNASTY
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 10,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important Chinese Art

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New York

A RARE 'QIANGJIN' AND 'TIANQI' LACQUER PEACH-FORM BOX AND COVER LATE MING DYNASTY
well constructed, the rounded fruit form, delicately decorated in polychrome lacquer and gilt incisions to the cover with a three-clawed dragon writhing amid clouds in pursuit of a 'flaming pearl', the box decorated with peaches, corals, and craggy mountains emerging from tumultuous sea, the base with a later incised six-character Wanli mark (2)
Diameter 2 7/8  in., 7.4 cm
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Provenance

Collection of Stephen Junkunc, III (d. 1978). 

Important Chinese Art

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New York