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A GROUP OF ELEVEN CHINESE CARVED PORCELAIN BRUSHPOTS, LATE QING DYNASTY- REPUBLIC PERIOD

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Estimate:

1,000 - 1,500 USD

A GROUP OF ELEVEN CHINESE CARVED PORCELAIN BRUSHPOTS, LATE QING DYNASTY- REPUBLIC PERIOD

A GROUP OF ELEVEN CHINESE CARVED PORCELAIN BRUSHPOTS, LATE QING DYNASTY- REPUBLIC PERIOD

Estimate:

1,000 - 1,500 USD

Lot sold:

23,750

USD

Sold Without Reserve

A GROUP OF ELEVEN CHINESE CARVED PORCELAIN BRUSHPOTS

LATE QING DYNASTY- REPUBLIC PERIOD


comprising a white biscuit pine tree-form brushpot carved with a mythical beast and eagle, the base with a Chen Zhi Guo Ke mark; a lime green-enameled brushpot carved with flowering branches and magpies, the base with a Chen Zhi Guo Zuo mark; a yellow-enameled brushpot carved with a dragon chasing a 'flaming-pearl', the base with a Wang Bing Rong mark; two lime green-enameled brushpots, one carved with dragon and phoenix, the other with prunus, both with a Wang Bing Rong Zuo mark; a lime yellow-enameled brushpot carved with a landscape, the base with a Zhi Rong mark; a lime yellow-enameled brushpot carved with a horse and tree, the base with an apocryphal Kangxi mark; a lime-green enameled brushpot carved with shaped cartouches depicting landscape reserved on a diaper ground, the base with an apocryphal Chenghua Nianzhi mark; a lime green-enameled brushpot carved with a dragon chasing a 'flaming-pearl'; a yellow-enameled brushpot carved with a dragon and a fish and a lime yellow-enameled brushpot carved with blossoming prunus


(tallest) height 5 ⅝ in.; 14.3 cm

The yellow glazed one with dragons and carp with two chips to the foot ring. The yellow dragon brushpot with a star crack to the base and two small losses to the carving. The green prunus brushpot with a 3 in. fine hairline running down from the rim. The green dragon brushpot with minor scuffing to the surface. The green brushpot with shaped panels with numerous chips to the inner rim edge. All others in overall good condition. All with typical firing imperfections and surface wear, and minor losses to some of the carved elements.


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. 

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.