A VERY LARGE CANTON ENAMEL ‘PHOENIX AND DRAGON’ TRIPOD BASIN, QING
China, 18th century. Enameled with a pair of phoenixes in the well, the interior sides with dragons amid clouds, the lip with flowers and landscape scenes within reserves between tendril patterns, the underside with a dragon.
Condition: Extensive damage with old repairs and fillings.
Provenance: Austrian private collection.
Weight: 3,176 g.
Dimensions: Diameter 45.2 cm.