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.
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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