1153
1153

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF JEANNETTE CURUBY

AN ARCHAISTIC RECTANGULAR BRONZE CENSER (FANG DING)
LATE MING DYNASTY
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 3,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT
1153

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF JEANNETTE CURUBY

AN ARCHAISTIC RECTANGULAR BRONZE CENSER (FANG DING)
LATE MING DYNASTY
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 3,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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AN ARCHAISTIC RECTANGULAR BRONZE CENSER (FANG DING)
LATE MING DYNASTY
with slightly tapering sides and a concave base supported on four columnar legs, the exterior of each side cast with an upper frieze of confronting birds and a central panel of C- and T-scrolls against a leiwen ground enclosed on three sides by a triple row of pointed bosses, the flat rim of the censer with upright D-shaped handles, a two-character intaglio inscription on an interior wall, wood cover (2)
Height 8 in., 20.3 cm
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Provenance

Acquired in Boston 1940s-60s, and thence by descent.

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