October 14, 2021 10:00 EST

Asian Arts

 
  Lot 190
 

190

A small Japanese cloisonné "Dragon" vase and a Japanese cloisonné snuff bottle 日本珐琅彩龙纹花瓶和鼻烟壶一组

The vase depicting a sinuous striding dragon within silver wires, against a midnight blue ground, unsigned; the snuff bottle of archaistic design, the front and back each centered with a taotie mask and three cabochons, along with two mythical beast masks, neck decorated with cloud scrolls, leaf lappets; the cover centered by a chrysanthemum, apocryphal Qianlong mark to the underside.

(Qty: 2)

H: 5 3/4 in. [vase]

Property from the collection of James Alfe (1948-2003)
Thence by descent

Sold for $504
Estimated at $700 - $900


 

The vase depicting a sinuous striding dragon within silver wires, against a midnight blue ground, unsigned; the snuff bottle of archaistic design, the front and back each centered with a taotie mask and three cabochons, along with two mythical beast masks, neck decorated with cloud scrolls, leaf lappets; the cover centered by a chrysanthemum, apocryphal Qianlong mark to the underside.

(Qty: 2)

H: 5 3/4 in. [vase]

Property from the collection of James Alfe (1948-2003)
Thence by descent

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