379
379

PROPERTY FROM AN ENGLISH PRIVATE COLLECTION OF LATER CHINESE BRONZES

A SILVER-INLAID BRONZE VASE, HU
QING DYNASTY, 18TH/19TH CENTURY
Estimate
5,0007,000
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379

PROPERTY FROM AN ENGLISH PRIVATE COLLECTION OF LATER CHINESE BRONZES

A SILVER-INLAID BRONZE VASE, HU
QING DYNASTY, 18TH/19TH CENTURY
Estimate
5,0007,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A SILVER-INLAID BRONZE VASE, HU
QING DYNASTY, 18TH/19TH CENTURY
the pear-shaped body rising from a splayed foot to a waisted neck and flared rim, flanked by a pair of kui dragons issuing loop handles from their mouths, the neck decorated with a band of taotie masks against leiwen ground in relief and highlighted with silver inlay, the body positioned into four sections, the top two enclosing an archaistic stylised fish
26.5 cm, 10 3/8  in.
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Catalogue Note

A larger vase in the Musée Cernuschi is illustrated in Michel Maucuer, Bronzes de la Chine impériale des Song aux Qing, Paris, 2013, pl. 53, together with one decorated with a related motif, pl. 55.

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