07-26-2013 07-26-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2665M Marlborough
July 26, 2013 10:00AMCalender
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Famille Rose Covered Water Coupe

$450$375
Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2665M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: July 26, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Famille Rose Covered Water Coupe, China, square body topped by a circular cover, decorated with lotus flowers and scrolling foliage intertwined with chilong in the form ruyi and archaic scrolls, all against a bright yellow ground with feather-pattern, gilt rims, turquoise-glazed interior and base, with six-character Qianlong mark in iron red on base, 2 x 4 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600

cover broken into 2 (with chips) and glued back together; loss of gilt and general wear


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Keywords

Rose Covered Water Coupe, China