Property of a Distinguished Private Collection
October 17, 06:31 PM GMT
40,000 - 60,000 USD
A Pair of Gilt-Bronze Mounted Verte-Imari Porcelain Fish Bowls , Qing Dynasty, Yongzheng
On Louis XVI style gilt-bronze stands, the everted molded rim painted with foliate reserves amongst blue strapwork above a geometric banded neck over a tapering body painted with birds amongst fruiting plum trees and peonies, flanked by a lion-mask and ring handles, set on a tripod base with laurel banding and drapery, on lion-mask and animal-paw feet.
height 17 in.; diameter 23 1/4 in.
43.2 cm; 59.1 cm
Sotheby's London, 16 July 1985