Two Yixing stoneware appliqué-decorated teapots Mid Qing dynasty
Lot 428
Two Yixing stoneware appliqué-decorated teapots Mid Qing dynasty
Sold for HK$ 62,500 (US$ 8,063) inc. premium

Lot Details
Yixing stoneware from the Mr and Mrs Arthur Harris collection (lots 425-450)
Two Yixing stoneware appliqué-decorated teapots
Mid Qing dynasty
Of cylindrical and monk's cap forms, each applied in appliqué with stylised shou medallions flanked by stylised scrolls and dragons, the clay of a dark purple tone.
The largest: 18cm long. (2).

Footnotes

  • Illustrated 出版:
    Patrice Valfré, Yixing: Teapots for Europe, p.235, no.296 & 299.

    清中期 紫泥貼花螭龍壺兩件

    一壺圓筒身,壺鈕及壺身貼花飾兩螭龍,間以壽字紋;一壺成多穆壺式,壺身兩面貼花飾卷雲紋,僧帽形口外壁飾變形螭龍紋及壽字紋。多穆壺從元代開始流行,至明清時期,皇室對西藏及藏傳佛教開始重視,因此許多很多西藏、蒙古民族特色的器物形式進入宮廷。兩壺泥質細膩,貼花富有層次,視覺對比強烈,均於Patrice Valfré所著《Yixing: Teapots for Europe》一書中刊登出版。
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