An enamelled rectangular plaque Republic Period, signed and sealed Wang Dacang
Lot 354
An enamelled rectangular plaque
Republic Period, signed and sealed Wang Dacang
Sold for £13,750 (US$ 23,510) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
The Property of a Gentleman 紳士藏品
An enamelled rectangular plaque
Republic Period, signed and sealed Wang Dacang
Enamelled with a horse rider approaching a pagoda accompanied by a footservant, and two figures on the way to a pavilion, all among a riverscape with three sailing boats, inscribed and sealed at the top right. 38.5cm x 25cm (15in x 9½in)

Footnotes

  • Provenance: purchased in the late 1990s from Dominic Jellinek Ltd. and Carter Oriental Ltd. who are believed to have originally bought them directly from the late Anthony Evans, the well-known collector of 20th century Chinese porcelain.

    民國 粉彩山水圖瓷板 「汪大滄」款

    款識: 欲窮千里目,更上一層樓。民國勝利年,黟山嗤痴生汪粟寫。
    鈴印: 大滄

    來源:於二十世紀九十年代晚期購自Dominic Jellinek Ltd.和Carter Oriental Ltd.,相信他們是直接從已故知名二十世紀瓷器收藏家Anthony Evans手上購得

    The inscription maybe translated as:

    For the farthest thousand-mile view,
    up another level, one goes.
    In the winning year of Republic Period,
    written by Wang Su (Wang Dacang) in Yishan.
Activities
Auction information

This auction is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future auctions, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this auction, please contact customer services.

Buyers' Obligations

ALL BIDDERS MUST AGREE THAT THEY HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD BONHAMS' CONDITIONS OF SALE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM, AND AGREE TO PAY THE BUYER'S PREMIUM AND ANY OTHER CHARGES MENTIONED IN THE NOTICE TO BIDDERS. THIS AFFECTS THE BIDDERS LEGAL RIGHTS.

If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team.

Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories excluding Wine, Coins & Medals and Motor Cars and Motorcycles:

Buyer's Premium Rates
25% on the first £50,000 of the Hammer Price
20% from £50,001 to £1,000,000 the Hammer Price
12% from £1,000,001 of the Hammer Price

VAT at the current rate of 20% will be added to the Buyer's Premium and charges excluding Artists Resale Right.

Payment Notices

Payment in advance: by cash, check with banker's card, credit card, bank draft or traveler's cheque.

Payment at collection: by credit or debit card.

Credit card charges: a surcharge of 2% is applicable when using Mastercard, Visa and overseas debit cards.

Shipping Notices

For information and estimates on domestic and international shipping as well as export licenses please contact Bonhams Shipping Department.

Contacts
  1. Christine Mitchell
    Auction Administration - Chinese Works of Art
    Bonhams
    Work
    101 New Bond Street
    London, United Kingdom W1S 1SR
    Work +44 20 7468 8248
    FaxFax: +44 20 7468 5840
  2. Olivia Hamilton
    Specialist - Chinese Works of Art
    Bonhams
    Work
    101 New Bond Street
    London, United Kingdom W1S 1SR
    Work +44 20 7468 8236
    FaxFax: +44 20 7468 5840