3652
3652

PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN

A WUCAI ‘DRAGON AND PHOENIX’ FAN-SHAPED CRICKET CASE
MARK AND PERIOD OF WANLI
Estimate
300,000400,000
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3652

PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN

A WUCAI ‘DRAGON AND PHOENIX’ FAN-SHAPED CRICKET CASE
MARK AND PERIOD OF WANLI
Estimate
300,000400,000
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Details & Cataloguing

Important Chinese Art

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Hong Kong

A WUCAI ‘DRAGON AND PHOENIX’ FAN-SHAPED CRICKET CASE
MARK AND PERIOD OF WANLI
with straight sides rising from a knife-pared foot, each facet brightly enamelled with a leaping five-clawed dragon pursuing a flaming pearl beside a swooping phoenix, all amidst leafy sprays issuing stylised flower heads and within underglaze-blue double-line borders, the glazed base inscribed with a six-character reign mark in a scallop-edged rectangular cartouche, reticulated metal cover
9.8 cm, 3 7/8  in.
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Provenance

Sotheby's Hong Kong, 26th October 1993, lot 61.

Important Chinese Art

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Hong Kong