A gilt-bronze and cloisonné-enamelled 'bamboo' incense burner Kangxi
Lot 382
A gilt-bronze and cloisonné-enamelled 'bamboo' incense burner Kangxi
HK$ 30,000 - 40,000
US$ 3,900 - 5,200
Lot Details
Property from an important private collection (lots 381-403)
A gilt-bronze and cloisonné-enamelled 'bamboo' incense burner
Kangxi
Of compressed globular form, decorated with six stylised lotus blossoms amongst leafy scrolls beneath ruyi-head scrolls at the rim, all worked in intricate cloisons filled with white, yellow, red, blue and green enamels on turquoise ground, framed by gilt bamboo decoration at the feet, handles and rim.
11.8cm wide.

Footnotes

  • 清康熙 銅胎掐絲琺瑯纏枝蓮花紋竹節爐

    Provenance 來源:
    An European private collection

    Compare a related gilt-bronze and cloisonne-enamelled incense burner, illustrated in Ming Qing Guwan Zhenshang, Shanghai, 2003, p.111. Another example was sold at Christie's Hong Kong, 28-29 April 1996, lot 553.
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