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Famille Rose Yellow-ground Stem Cup

Auction:
2762B
Lot:
431
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2762B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 22, 2014 11:00AM

Description:

Famille Rose Yellow-ground Stem Cup, China, 18th century or later, rounded sides rising to a slightly flared rim, supported by a hollow, splayed foot, the exterior and interior depicting dragons chasing pearls amidst clouds, between bands of lotus blossoms and surging waves, the foot with similar lotus and wave decoration, all against a bright yellow ground, gilt lip, underglaze blue six-character Yongzheng mark inside the foot, ht. 3 3/4 in.
Estimate $700-900

age wear, firing flaws, loss of gilt, surface wear


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.

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Rose Yellow-ground, China

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