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Champleve Brass Incense Burner

Auction:
2927B
Lot:
411
Sold for:
$338$275

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2927B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 16, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Champleve Brass Incense Burner, China, Republic period, compressed globular form with two raised strap handles, resting on three animal-head feet, decorated with lotus scroll designs divided in sections with floral and ruyi cloud bands, the highly domed cover surmounted by a brass lion, ht. 10 1/8 in.
Estimate $200-400

in good condition.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

China, Censer, Chinese art, Chinese culture, Incense, Lotus Cars, Religion, Ruyi

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