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Lot 568: A LAPIS LAZULI DOUBLE-GOURD FORM BRUSH WASHER,XI

Est: £15,000 GBP - £25,000 GBPSold:
Christie'sMay 15, 2015London, United Kingdom

Item Overview

Description

A LAPIS LAZULI DOUBLE-GOURD FORM BRUSH WASHER, XI 18TH-19TH CENTURY The washer is carved and pierced and surmounted by a gnarled branch with twirling vines intertwined with smaller double gourds, a bat clambering on the bottom of the gourd. The stone is of a bright blue tone with characteristic calcite and pyrite inclusions. 6 ¾ in. (17 cm.) long, wood stand

Dimensions

(17 cm.) long

Date

19TH CENTURY

Auction Details

Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles

by
Christie's
May 15, 2015, 10:00 AM UTC

85 Old Brompton Road, London, LDN, SW7 3LD, UK