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A PAINTED ENAMEL TRIPOD CENSER AND COVER
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
Estimate
30,00050,000
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279
A PAINTED ENAMEL TRIPOD CENSER AND COVER
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
Estimate
30,00050,000
JUMP TO LOT

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Important Chinese Art

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A PAINTED ENAMEL TRIPOD CENSER AND COVER
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
the deep U-form vessel raised on three tall tapering legs and set with a pair of upright loop handles to either side of the rim, finely enameled overall with lotus scrolls comprised of lush pink flowers issuing delicate curling green leaves and tender buds, interrupted at the center with a gilt-enameled band of archaistic scrollwork, and a border of gilt overlapping stiff leaves encircling the top of each leg, all on a bright turquoise ground, the domed cover similarly decorated and pierced with six gilt ruyi-form apertures and a row of overlapping petals around the double-tiered lingzhi-form gilt finial, the interior turquoise-enameled (2)
Height 6 1/2  in., 16.5 cm
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Provenance

French Private Collection. 

Important Chinese Art

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New York