View 1 of Lot 113. A PINK-GROUND FAMILLE-ROSE 'DRAGON' BELTHOOK QING DYNASTY, 18TH - 19TH CENTURY | 清十八至十九世紀 粉地粉彩番蓮龍首帶鉤.
View 1 of Lot 113. A PINK-GROUND FAMILLE-ROSE 'DRAGON' BELTHOOK QING DYNASTY, 18TH - 19TH CENTURY | 清十八至十九世紀 粉地粉彩番蓮龍首帶鉤.
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A PINK-GROUND FAMILLE-ROSE 'DRAGON' BELTHOOK QING DYNASTY, 18TH - 19TH CENTURY | 清十八至十九世紀 粉地粉彩番蓮龍首帶鉤

Estimate:

40,000 - 60,000 HKD

A PINK-GROUND FAMILLE-ROSE 'DRAGON' BELTHOOK QING DYNASTY, 18TH - 19TH CENTURY | 清十八至十九世紀 粉地粉彩番蓮龍首帶鉤

A PINK-GROUND FAMILLE-ROSE 'DRAGON' BELTHOOK QING DYNASTY, 18TH - 19TH CENTURY | 清十八至十九世紀 粉地粉彩番蓮龍首帶鉤

Estimate:

40,000 - 60,000 HKD

Lot sold:

50,400

HKD

A PINK-GROUND FAMILLE-ROSE 'DRAGON' BELTHOOK

QING DYNASTY, 18TH - 19TH CENTURY

清十八至十九世紀 粉地粉彩番蓮龍首帶鉤


the curved shaft terminating in a horned dragon head, brightly painted against a pink ground with stylised lotus blooms borne on foliate scrolls, the concave underside set with a circular knop

8.7 cm, 3⅜ in.

Porcelain belthooks of this form, painted in variations of famille-rose palette, are found amongst the collections of the National Palace Museum, Taipei. See a ruby-ground famille-rose 'dragon' belthook illustrated in the Museum's online database (https://theme.npm.edu.tw/opendata/DigitImageSets.aspx?sNo=04010755); and another puce-enamelled example offered in this sale, lot 114.


類同粉彩瓷帶鉤,參考台北國立故宮博物院藏品,胭脂紅地龍紋帶鉤,刊於博物館藏品資料庫,(https://theme.npm.edu.tw/opendata/DigitImageSets.aspx?sNo=04010755);本次拍賣另一件胭脂紅彩例,編號114