Lot 40: EXCEPTIONALLY FINE PAIR OF CINNABAR LACQUER LOBED DISHES QIANLONG PERIOD, 18TH CENTURY 33cm diam
November 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
EXCEPTIONALLY FINE PAIR OF CINNABAR LACQUER LOBED DISHES
QIANLONG PERIOD, 18TH CENTURY
the sides finely carved with fifteen panels of flowering lotus, centred by a further lotus surrounded by five bats and blossoming branches, the two divided by a band of ruyi heads raised on a short foot carved with continuous geometric scrolls (2)
- Good overall appearance with some very short and thin hairline age splits and some nicks to the edges and extremities of the carving
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