Important Chinese Art

Important Chinese Art

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Later Chinese Bronzes from the Collection of Sydney L. Moss Ltd. Sydney L. Moss Ltd 珍藏中國晚期銅器

A bronze 'dragon' incense burner Ming dynasty, Xuande mark | 明 銅鏨雲龍紋獅耳簋式爐 《大明宣德年製》仿款

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April 22, 07:57 AM GMT

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150,000 - 250,000 HKD

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Later Chinese Bronzes from the Collection of Sydney L. Moss Ltd.

A bronze 'dragon' incense burner

Ming dynasty, Xuande mark

Sydney L. Moss Ltd 珍藏中國晚期銅器

明 銅鏨雲龍紋獅耳簋式爐 《大明宣德年製》仿款


raised on a splayed foot, the waisted neck flanked by a pair of mythical beast mask handles comprising a lion's mane and an elephant's trunk, the exterior further cast in relief with two ferocious three-clawed dragons soaring amidst ruyi clouds, the base with a six-character Xuande mark within a recessed panel

18.5 cm

The Second Bronze Age. Later Chinese Metalwork, Sydney L. Moss Ltd, London, 1991, cat. no. 44.


《The Second Bronze Age. Later Chinese Metalwork》,Sydney L. Moss Ltd,倫敦,1991年,編號44