Two polychrome enameled porcelain plaques (2)

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Lot 14
Two polychrome enameled porcelain plaques

Sold for US$ 9,450 inc. premium

Chinese Works of Art

17 Dec 2019, 10:00 PST

Los Angeles

Two polychrome enameled porcelain plaques
Both of tall rectangular section, the first depicting an idiosyncratically-rendered scholar gathering flowers with an oddly elderly-looking boy apprentice, the lengthy inscription including a red seal reading Zi'an hua, possibly identifying the artist as Duan Zi'an (active 1920s-1940s); the second depicting two scholars discoursing in the woods, the lengthy inscription including a red seal reading Rongsheng, possibly identifying the artist as Wei Rongsheng (active 1950s).
15in (38cm) visible height of porcelain (2).

Footnotes

  • Two plaques identified as possibly by Duan Zi'an were offered in our New Bond Street branch as lot 390 in sale 20580 on 7 November 2013. The faces on those figures also displayed a similar propensity for unconventional choices on the part of the ceramicist.
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Two polychrome enameled porcelain plaques (2)
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