A large quatrelobed lacquer 'leisurely pursuit' vase Qing dynasty
Lot 322
A large quatrelobed lacquer 'leisurely pursuit' vase Qing dynasty
HK$ 120,000 - 180,000
US$ 15,000 - 23,000
amended
Lot Details
A large quatrelobed lacquer 'leisurely pursuit' vase
Qing dynasty
The body formed of quatrelobed section rising from splayed feet and wide shoulders, the waisted neck leading towards a flared rim, the body seperated into four panels at the axis featuring figures engaging in leisurely activities, two figures playing weiqi under a pine tree, two figures in conversation beside rockworks, an elderly figure with his attendant guiding an acolyte, two figures seated and reading, the neck with further four panels featuring blossoming flowers, all interspersed between bands of ruyi-heads, wan symbols and upward leaf lappets amongst dense floral and vine scrolls, finely carved on thick red lacquer.
39.8cm high.

Footnotes

  • 清 剔紅琴棋書畫海棠式瓶

Saleroom notices

  • Please note that the estimate should read HK$120,000-180,000
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