The Imperial Sale Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Hong Kong Wednesday May 27, 2009
Christie's. 8.25 x 10.5", 216 pp., lots 1801 to 1989 illustrated in color, paper, Hong Kong, 2009. Item #36169
Auspicious 'Sea Creatures' - A rare Chenghua Blue and White dish by Rosemary Scott Exquisite Lacquer Furniture by Curtis Evarts Artistic Ingenuity - A Yongzheng Faux Bois Pail by Rosemary Scott Inspired by Antiquities - A Spectacular Blue and White Qianlong Amphora by Rosemary Scott Catalogue includes an exceptionally rare pair of Imperial Gilt-bronze 'Dragon' Ritual bells, Bianzhong, an extremely rare Faux Bois Strap-Handled Pail, an exceptional Imperial Chinese Ormolu, Enamel and Paste-set Striking, Musical and Automation 'Jardiniere' Clock, an important and extremely rare Yuan Carved Cinnabar Lacquer Lobed Dish, A Magnificent Gilt-Bronze Figure of Sakyamuni and many other fine items.