Compte-gouttes en forme de pêche et figure d'un pêcheur assis en bronze Dynastie Qing, XVIIE-XVIIIE siècle | 清十七至十八世紀 銅桃式水滴 及 銅漁人得利擺件 | A small 'peach' bronze water dropper and a bronze figure of a fisherman, Qing Dynasty, 17th-18th century
1,200 - 1,800 EUR
Collection Particulière Française | 法國私人收藏
1,200 - 1,800 EUR
Collection Particulière Française
Compte-gouttes en forme de pêche et figure d'un pêcheur assis en bronze Dynastie Qing, XVIIE-XVIIIE siècle
清十七至十八世紀 銅桃式水滴 及 銅漁人得利擺件
A small 'peach' bronze water dropper and a bronze figure of a fisherman, Qing Dynasty, 17th-18th century
socles en bois
L 6,3 cm; 9 cm, 2½ in.; 3½ in.
寛 6.3 公分、 9 公分，2½英寸、 3½英寸
Both artifacts are generally in good condition. One of the legs of the seated fisherman is stripped with a section missing and the peach form water pot has a whole underneath. Both artificats are otherwise generally conditions with expected surface ware and occasional nicks. The wood stand of the fisherman is original to the piece, the wood is chipped on one side. The other stand is associated with a water drop.
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."
Acquired by the grandfather of the present owner in China prior to 1927, and thence by descent in the family.