1483
1483
A BRONZE 'MYTHICAL BEASTS' CENSER, COVER AND STAND
QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 8,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT
1483
A BRONZE 'MYTHICAL BEASTS' CENSER, COVER AND STAND
QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 8,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art

|
New York

A BRONZE 'MYTHICAL BEASTS' CENSER, COVER AND STAND
QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY
of rectangular section, the flaring sides flanked by mythical beast mask handles suspending loose rings, cast in relief with rectangular panels enclosing mythical beasts and sea creatures amidst turbulent foaming waves, the base cast with an apocryphal Xuande mark, the pierced domed cover with two dragons and two phoenix among scrolling clouds below a lappet band, surmounted by a knop cast with a dragon grasping a 'flaming pearl', raised on a waisted stand with ruyi-form feet (3)
Height 13 1/2  in., 34.3 cm
Read Condition Report Read Condition Report

Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art

|
New York