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Rose-red Enameled and Gilt Archer's Ring

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
731
Sold for:
$2,726$2,300

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

Description:

Rose-red Enameled and Gilt Archer's Ring, China, 19th century, painted in rose-red enamel with a cartouche enclosing a mountain and water landscape to each side, reserved on a gilt geometric ground with stylized lotus blooms, gilt borders, Qianlong mark to the interior, dia. 1 1/8, wd. 7/8 in.

N.B. Refer to Ye Peilan's Zhongguo Cai Ci, pp. 262-3, image 765, Shanghai gu ji chu ban she, 2005.
Estimate $600-800

Rubbing to the gilding

Keywords

Cai Ci, China, Gilding, Gold, Metalworking

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