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Pair of Cloisonné Enameled Stem Cups

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
910
Sold for:
$4,148$3,500

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 04, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Pair of Cloisonné Enameled Stem Cups, China, 19th century, each cup finely enameled with stylized lotus flowers borne on leafy scrolls, below a narrow band of ruyi collars, reserved on a turquoise ground, gilding to the interior and the base, Qianlong carved mark to the rim of the foot, ht. 3 5/8, dia. 3 7/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

Pitting to the enamel, loss to the gilding

Keywords

China, Chinese art, Chinese ceramics, Gilding, Gold, Ruyi

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