Asian Art Auction

June 18, 2010

LOT 331
Bronze Dragon Censer and Cover, Xuande Mark, Ming Dynasty, 17th Century
  • Bronze Dragon Censer and Cover, Xuande Mark, Ming Dynasty, 17th Century

331

Bronze Dragon Censer and Cover, Xuande Mark, Ming Dynasty, 17th Century

The squat globular body raised on tripod feet, with cast dragon handles and two more dragons on the body, the cover reticulated with scrolling vines and a sinuous dragon terminal. Wood stand
13.4" x 14.6" — 34 x 37 cm.
six-character Xuande mark to base

Estimate $2,500-$3,000

Realised: $2,880

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Period: Ming