Lot 3

CHINE, dynastie Ming

Vase à haut col en bronze, touhu

à patine brune, le col orné de anses tubulaires, deux dragons stylisés rampant sur le col. La panse ornée de tubes et masques de taotie en leger relief.

Hauteur : 52 cm

Pour un vase identique vendu aux enchères, voir Bonhams vente du 6 novembre 2014, lot 388

CHINA, Ming dynasty. A large and unusual bronze 'arrow' vase, touhu with flattened circular body cast with four taotie masks each separated by a cylindrical tube, all raised on a spreading foot cast with lappets above foaming waves, the tall slender neck with two further cylinders attached at an angle between two applied writhing chilong dragons each clutching a lingzhi spray in its mouth, all beneath four further cylinders attached vertically at the mouth and cast with further taotie masks on a leiwen ground.

中國 明 浮雕螭龍紋銅投壺

H: 52.0 cm

Estimate : 3 000 € - 4 000 €

  • Detailed information
  • How to bid ?

CHINE, dynastie Ming

Vase à haut col en bronze, touhu

à patine brune, le col orné de anses tubulaires, deux dragons stylisés rampant sur le col. La panse ornée de tubes et masques de taotie en leger relief.

Hauteur : 52 cm

Pour un vase identique vendu aux enchères, voir Bonhams vente du 6 novembre 2014, lot 388

CHINA, Ming dynasty. A large and unusual bronze 'arrow' vase, touhu with flattened circular body cast with four taotie masks each separated by a cylindrical tube, all raised on a spreading foot cast with lappets above foaming waves, the tall slender neck with two further cylinders attached at an angle between two applied writhing chilong dragons each clutching a lingzhi spray in its mouth, all beneath four further cylinders attached vertically at the mouth and cast with further taotie masks on a leiwen ground.

中國 明 浮雕螭龍紋銅投壺

H: 52.0 cm

Estimate : 3 000 € - 4 000 €


How to bid?

Registering

To place bids, you need to create an account by clicking on “Register to bid,” which is very easy and takes only a few minutes.
You’ll be asked for your full contact details, as well as bank details.

Bidding

Once you’re connected, bidding is very simple. Simply type your maximum bid in the box, and our software will then bid on your behalf up to the amount in the box – and never higher. If another bidder exceeds your maximum bid, you’ll be notified by email. After validating your maximum bid, you cannot change it unless you want to raise it. At the end of the auction countdown time, you win the auction if no other bidder has placed a maximum bid that is higher than yours.

Tracking

In your account, you’ll find a dashboard where you can track your auctions and favourites.

 

Any questions?Contact us

By telephone
+33 (1) 472 793 29

Online with our Contact form