Lot 131: YIXING TEAPOT AND COVER
December 8, 2016
Prague 1, Czech RepublicLive Auction
All four sides of the teapot are carved in deep relief with a motif featuring plum blossoms and pines in cartouches. The handle of the domed lid is executed as a twig, the square handle of the teapot is shaped like the neck and head of a mythical beast.
China, Qing Dynasty (18th century). Width 14 cm.