Fine Decorative Arts - Sale 8456 - Lot 25

 

21 December 2017,

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Lot 25
Cloisonne Tripod Incense Burner cast with a deep basin rising to a wide detachable rim set decorated with red, white & yellow floral blooms & scrolls against a turquoise ground, supported on three gilt cabriole legs in the form of caparisoned elephant heads, the main body comprising two detachable cylindrical chimneys with pierced & gilt panels of deer above a double lotus base, the domed cover pierced & gilt with similar deer panels with floral cartouches decorated in cloisonne enamels, all surmounted by a gilt openwork dragon knop seated on a double lotus pedestal, four character archaic seal mark to base.
Condition - good, minor wear & tear
Height - 57cm
Estimate $4,000-6,000
Unsold