Asian Art Auction

June 13, 2016

LOT 156
Blue and White Box and Cover, Late Ming Dynasty
  • Blue and White Box and Cover, Late Ming Dynasty

156

Blue and White Box and Cover, Late Ming Dynasty

或晚明 青花寶相紋印盒

Painted with light blue Buddhist scrolling lotus and ruyi patterns, base with a mythical auspicious animal mark, underglazed blue
height 3.9" — 10 cm.

Estimate $600-$800

Realised: $1,800
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

Provenance:

From a very important Chinese monochrome, blue and white porcelain collector, Toronto, family friend of Pao & Moltke. Most of the blue and white porcelain in this collection was sold through Sotheby's Amsterdam in 1990s

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Ceramics: Blue and White
Period: Ming