Thu, 27th Jan 2022 10:00

Asian Art Discoveries

 
  Lot 48
 

48

A SMALL GILT-BRONZE TRIPOD CENSER

Starting price
€150
Estimate
€300
 

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Lot details

China, late Qing Dynasty (1644-1912) to Republic period (1912-1949). The small but heavy shiny gold-colored bronze censer of a compressed globular body and an appealing patina raised on three short feet and a flat rim. An apocryphal six-character Xuande reign mark to the bottom.

Condition: Good condition with usual traces of wear and age.
Provenance: German private collection.

Weight: 1.8 kg
Dimension: Width 12 cm

 
 

China, late Qing Dynasty (1644-1912) to Republic period (1912-1949). The small but heavy shiny gold-colored bronze censer of a compressed globular body and an appealing patina raised on three short feet and a flat rim. An apocryphal six-character Xuande reign mark to the bottom.

Condition: Good condition with usual traces of wear and age.
Provenance: German private collection.

Weight: 1.8 kg
Dimension: Width 12 cm

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Auction: Asian Art Discoveries, Thu, 27th Jan 2022

Our two-day January Asian Art Discoveries auction is comprised of more than 1,000 antiques and collectibles at accessible prices from China, Japan, Southeast Asia, and beyond. 

We're very excited to announce that we'll be moving to a new, bigger office in the heart of Vienna's first district in April 2022. Since we'll be relocating soon, we're offering many of the 1,418 items in this sale without reserves. This is a unique opportunity to find your next treasure! 

Auction Schedule

Thursday, January 27 

Morning Session: Lots 1-337 (Chinese works of art)
Afternoon Session: Lots 338-691 (Japanese works of art)

Friday, January 28

Morning Session: Lots 692-1,104 (Chinese works of art) 
Afternoon Session: Lots 1,105-1,418 (Japanese, Indian, and Southeast Asian works of art)

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