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A GILT-SPLASHED BRONZE 'CHILONG' CENSER, 17TH CENTURY

Estimate:

6,000

to
- 8,000 USD

PROPERTY FROM AN AMERICAN PRIVATE COLLECTION

A GILT-SPLASHED BRONZE 'CHILONG' CENSER, 17TH CENTURY

A GILT-SPLASHED BRONZE 'CHILONG' CENSER, 17TH CENTURY

Estimate:

6,000

to
- 8,000 USD

Lot sold:

13,860

USD

A GILT-SPLASHED BRONZE 'CHILONG' CENSER

17TH CENTURY

十七世紀 銅灑金螭龍耳四足爐 《大明宣德年製》仿款


of oval form, the low flaring sides supported by four ruyi-shaped feet, cast with two chilong perched on either side forming the handles, each with forelegs grasping the rim, the sinuous body accentuated with swirling tufts of fur and extending to a long tail, the vessel overall splashed irregularly with gold, the base with an apocryphal six-character Xuande mark within a rectangle 


Length 6⅝ in., 16.8 cm

In overall good condition. Small dents and nicks to the mouthrim and extremities. Expected surface wear and scratches. The bottom has glue residue and an old label.


整體品相良好。口沿及邊緣有小磕及刻痕。表面正常使用痕跡及刮痕。底部有膠殘留及舊標籤。


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 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.

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Collection of Arthur Kay (1860-1939) (by repute).


來源

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