893
893
A SANCAI-GLAZED BISCUIT 'EIGHT IMMORTALS' CENSER AND COVER
QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 5,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
893
A SANCAI-GLAZED BISCUIT 'EIGHT IMMORTALS' CENSER AND COVER
QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 5,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important Chinese Art

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A SANCAI-GLAZED BISCUIT 'EIGHT IMMORTALS' CENSER AND COVER
QING DYNASTY, KANGXI PERIOD
the vessel of bombé form, the rounded sides brightly splashed in green, yellow and cream and textured to simulate rockwork, applied with the eight figures in high relief, each deity bearing an identifying attribute, divided by a pair of lion-mask handles set to either side, the domed cover with a coin-form aperture surmounted by a large recumbent lion-form knop playing with an openwork ball (2)
Height 6 1/2  in., 16.5 cm 
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Provenance

Collection of Margery B. (1906-1997) and Lloyd S. (1892-1979) Gilmour.
Christie's New York, 6th May 1980, lot 89.

Important Chinese Art

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New York