Sale 22AS05 | Lot 118

A Large and Rare Pair of Chinese Canton Enamel Wall Sconces

Catalogue: Asian Works of Art

Lot Details

Lot 118
A Large and Rare Pair of Chinese Canton Enamel Wall Sconces
18th Century
Of oval form with raised central panel decorated to show courtly women and children and two raised lotus blossoms against a finely painted floral ground. Height 38 inches


Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000
Sold for $47,250 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Sconces in fairly distressed condition with stress cracks to enamel and some localized old, inexpert reair. Copper foundation of one sconce bent, exacerbating cracking (see photos); sconces with later candle holders; were electrified but wires now removed.


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Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000
Sold for $47,250 (includes buyer's premium)

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