Fri, 15th Oct 2021 10:00

TWO-DAY AUCTION - Fine Chinese Art / 中國藝術集珍 / Buddhism & Hinduism

 
  Lot 13
 

13

AN ENAMELED GILT-COPPER REPOUSSÉ LUOHAN, QIANLONG MARK AND PERIOD
乾隆款與年代鎏金銅锤揲琺琅羅漢

China, 1736-1795. Modeled with an emaciated face showing a grimacing smile, wearing a turquoise-enameled ample robe hemmed with floral scroll and decorated with a dragon and phoenix amid swirling clouds. The back with an enameled four-character mark Qianlong nianzhi within a square against a red-enameled ground and of the period.

Provenance: From a noted Hungarian collection.
Condition: Extensive wear, firing flaws, such as pitting, minor losses to enamel with associated old fills, small dings and dents, shallow surface scratches, warping. Traces of soldering to base, the seal plate lost. The interior with a fine, naturally grown, dark patina with areas of malachite encrustation.

Weight: 290.0 g
Dimensions: Height 16.5 cm

Literature comparison: A related set of nine gilt bronze and champlevé enamel figures of luohan were exhibited by Roger Keverne, Summer Exhibition 2004, London, page 62, no. 61.

Auction result comparison: Compare a closely related enameled gilt copper repoussé figure of a Luohan, also with a four-character Qianlong mark and of the period, at Christie’s London in Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles on 12 May 2015, lot 262, sold for GBP 5,000 (part-lot, together with an unmarked luohan figure).

乾隆款與年代鎏金銅锤揲琺琅羅漢
中國, 1736-1795年。面帶笑容,身著綠松石色琺瑯寬大長袍,龍鳳紋。 背面紅琺瑯地開光為內繪“乾隆年造“四字篆書。

來源:匈牙利知名收藏。
品相:廣泛磨損、燒制缺陷、琺琅輕微損失,舊修補、小凹痕、表面淺劃痕、翹曲。 底座焊接的痕跡,密封板丟失。 內部帶有自然包漿與孔雀石綠色結殼。

重量:290.0 克
尺寸:高 16.5 厘米
拍賣結果比較:比較一件相近銅鎏金琺琅釉羅漢像,同樣”乾隆年製“四字款 ,見倫敦佳士得Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles 2015年5月12日 lot 262, 售價GBP 5,000 (拍品的一部分,和另一個無款羅漢像一起)。

Sold for €3,034

including Buyer's Premium


 

China, 1736-1795. Modeled with an emaciated face showing a grimacing smile, wearing a turquoise-enameled ample robe hemmed with floral scroll and decorated with a dragon and phoenix amid swirling clouds. The back with an enameled four-character mark Qianlong nianzhi within a square against a red-enameled ground and of the period.

Provenance: From a noted Hungarian collection.
Condition: Extensive wear, firing flaws, such as pitting, minor losses to enamel with associated old fills, small dings and dents, shallow surface scratches, warping. Traces of soldering to base, the seal plate lost. The interior with a fine, naturally grown, dark patina with areas of malachite encrustation.

Weight: 290.0 g
Dimensions: Height 16.5 cm

Literature comparison: A related set of nine gilt bronze and champlevé enamel figures of luohan were exhibited by Roger Keverne, Summer Exhibition 2004, London, page 62, no. 61.

Auction result comparison: Compare a closely related enameled gilt copper repoussé figure of a Luohan, also with a four-character Qianlong mark and of the period, at Christie’s London in Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles on 12 May 2015, lot 262, sold for GBP 5,000 (part-lot, together with an unmarked luohan figure).

乾隆款與年代鎏金銅锤揲琺琅羅漢
中國, 1736-1795年。面帶笑容,身著綠松石色琺瑯寬大長袍,龍鳳紋。 背面紅琺瑯地開光為內繪“乾隆年造“四字篆書。

來源:匈牙利知名收藏。
品相:廣泛磨損、燒制缺陷、琺琅輕微損失,舊修補、小凹痕、表面淺劃痕、翹曲。 底座焊接的痕跡,密封板丟失。 內部帶有自然包漿與孔雀石綠色結殼。

重量:290.0 克
尺寸:高 16.5 厘米
拍賣結果比較:比較一件相近銅鎏金琺琅釉羅漢像,同樣”乾隆年製“四字款 ,見倫敦佳士得Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles 2015年5月12日 lot 262, 售價GBP 5,000 (拍品的一部分,和另一個無款羅漢像一起)。

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