Cantonese porcelain lamp with bronze mount, 19th Century


Baluster ribbed Cantonese porcelain lamp with polychrome and gilt enameled decoration of reserves enlivened with courtesans in palace, birds and butterflies in flowered branches against a ground with foliaged scrollwork and flowers. Mid-section with two dragons pursuing sacred pearl of gilt-enameled relief. Pierced gilt bronze mount for small pedestal and festooned for rim.

Late 19th Century


Height of lamp base: 41 cm (16 in.)

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  • Expertissim Reference: 2013111172