Lyon And Turnbulls Top Selling Lots – 5th Nov 2021 – Fine Asian & Islamic Works of Art

Prices seem strong right across the board for high and low end items in and around all the current Asian art sales.

Top selling three lots in L & Ts sale…

 

CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL RECTANGULAR PLAQUE QING DYNASTY, 17TH-18TH CENTURY

One side enamelled with a pair of birds perching on flowering tree issuing from rockwork amongst other plants, against a navy blue ground, the reverse with a quaint walled garden surrounded by water with hills and a pagoda afar, surrounded by gilded borders, mounted on a fitted wooden stand.

17.2cm x 13.2cm

Sold for £50,000

LARGE CLOISONNÉ ENAMEL FOLIATE CHARGER QING DYNASTY, 18TH-19TH CENTURY

Supported on three tiny circular feet, the interior decorated with a large medallion further surrounded by two bands of archaic kui-dragons to the mouth rim, the exterior similarly decorated with two bands of entwined kui-dragons and lotus in scrolls.

38 cm wide

Sold for £23,000

FINE LARGE FAMILLE ROSE ‘MAGU’ CHARGER QING DYNASTY, YONGZHENG PERIOD, CIRCA 1730

The interior delicately enamelled with Magu, the goddess of longevity, holding a lingzhi spray, beside a boy attendant carrying a basket of peaches over his shoulder, and a stag with a peach in its mouth, the mouth rim gilded, the base with a wheel engraved Johanneum Inventory mark ‘N=183 I’

43.5cm diameter

Sold for £40,000


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