Asian Art Online Auction

April 25, 2013

LOT 145
Pair of Cloisonné Enamel Planters and Hardstone Trees
  • Pair of Cloisonné Enamel Planters and Hardstone Trees
  • Pair of Cloisonné Enamel Planters and Hardstone Trees
  • Pair of Cloisonné Enamel Planters and Hardstone Trees

145

Pair of Cloisonné Enamel Planters and Hardstone Trees

Each planter of quatrefoil form and raised on four short legs, the exterior decorated with lotus bursts and vines, the hardstone flowers including turquoise, amethyst, and agate and carved in the form of blooming prunus
each approximately height 16.1" — 41 cm.
Planters in good condition; trees with some losses to petals and hardstones

Estimate $300-$400

Realised: $528
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

Collection of Snuff Bottles, Porcelain, and Decorative Works of Art from an Important North York Collection, acquired in the 1960’s

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Materials: Hardstone
Period: Ming