Lot 269: 清 乾隆 漆雕剔红如意祥云五蝠捧寿花卉盖盒 Qing, A Cinnabar Lacquer Shou Box and Cover
December 10, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
清 乾隆 漆雕剔红如意祥云五蝠捧寿花卉盖盒
Qing, A Cinnabar Lacquer Shou Box and Cover
Of circular form, finely carved through layers with a red Wan medallion in the centre encircled by bats and swirling clouds all reserved on a diaper ground, encircled by a continuous scroll of fruits and foliage on the sides. The interior and base lacquered black with a six character Qing Dynasty, Qianlong Gold Mark on the underside.
Across: 10¼ in (26 cm)
Height: 3⅜ in (8.6 cm)