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Blanc-de-Chine Censer

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
714
Sold for:
$4,740$4,000

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 03, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Blanc-de-Chine Censer, China, 18th century, supported on tripod ruyi feet, the cylindrical body decorated with double bow strings enclosing incised patterns of kui dragons alternating with leiwen, covered overall with a cream-white glaze, finely carved fitted wood stand and reticulated domed wood cover, ht. 3 1/8, 6 1/8 in. (with stand and cover).

Provenance: Private North American collection formed during the late 19th/early 20th century.
Estimate $4,000-5,000

Keywords

China, Blanc de Chine, Chinese ceramics, Chinese culture, Kui, Ruyi

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