3133
3133
A BRONZE 'TRIPLE PEACH' CENSER
17TH CENTURY
Estimate
300,000400,000
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3133
A BRONZE 'TRIPLE PEACH' CENSER
17TH CENTURY
Estimate
300,000400,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

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A BRONZE 'TRIPLE PEACH' CENSER
17TH CENTURY
robustly cast in the form of a hollow peach bough, formed from three large conjoined peaches borne on a thick-cut stalk issuing naturalistically furled leaves, the fitted openwork cover pierced with a wan symbol beneath a leafy stem, the base cast with a six-character apocryphal Xuande mark in positive script within a recessed panel, the bronze richly patinated to a chocolate-brown colour with paler shades and darker specks
width 25 cm., 9 7/8  in.
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Provenance

A private American collection, New York.
Sotheby's New York, 20th March 2007, lot 573.

Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

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