Lot 2523
Autumn Auction: Asian, Interiors, Books and Prints 2019
A famille verte lidded pen box

Kangxi period, China

Finely painted porcelain famille verte lidded writing box, the top of the lid decorated with two phoenixes facing a flaming pearl, surrounded by numerous stylized clouds against a turqoise green background. Lid sides adorned with depictions of scrolling foliage. The body of the box decorated with four phoenixs' playfully chasing each other. The form of this pen box is modeled after an Islamic metal prototype known from the 13th century.

L 22 cm, H 6 cm

Lid has numerous damages including reglued sections, hairlines and chips.

€ 400,00
€ 600,00
€ 14.500,00

Hamerprijs: € 14.500