3359
3359
A BRONZE 'FLOWER' VESSEL, GU
MING DYNASTY
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 75,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
3359
A BRONZE 'FLOWER' VESSEL, GU
MING DYNASTY
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 75,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

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Later Chinese Bronzes from the Collection of Ulrich Hausmann

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A BRONZE 'FLOWER' VESSEL, GU
MING DYNASTY
of archaistic gu form, the finely cast body with a slightly protruding central section, widely flaring to a trumpet mouth and supported on a splayed foot, the neck with four upright cicada leaves enclosing stylised ‘Omega’-shaped motifs against a leiwen ground, the central section divided into four quadrants by raised ridges, each quadrant detailed with floral scrolls, all above further horizontal raised ribs, the foot further divided into four quadrants by raised ridges and adorned with ‘Omega’-shaped motifs, the surface patinated to a smooth dark brown colour
22 cm., 8 5/8  in.
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Later Chinese Bronzes from the Collection of Ulrich Hausmann

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Hong Kong