Lot 2517
Arts of the East: Asian Ceramics & Works of Art | 16 December 2021
A rare large Chinese lacquer Buddha shrine

Ming dynasty, 15-17th century, China

An impressive altar piece, housing a Buddha figure. Finished in old gilded lacquer of a deep red ground, profusely carved with dragons in clouds, under a bell shaped roof.

H 125 cm, W 53.5 cm, D 30.5 cm

One of the dragon heads is broken off and missing (to the lower left of the buddha lotus throne). Normal wear from age and use. Some faults, old touch-ups and damages as can be seen in the photos but these are in keeping with the age and nature of the material.

€ 15.000,00
€ 25.000,00
€ 15.000,00

Hamerprijs: € 15.000