Lot 13: BLACK LACQUER 'NINE DRAGONS' DISH POSSIBLY YUAN DYNASTY 27.8cm diameter

Lot 13: BLACK LACQUER 'NINE DRAGONS' DISH POSSIBLY YUAN DYNASTY 27.8cm diameter

Est: £20,000 - £30,000
Passed

Lyon & Turnbull

May 15, 2019 4:00 PM BST
London, United Kingdom

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Item Overview

Description: BLACK LACQUER 'NINE DRAGONS' DISH
POSSIBLY YUAN DYNASTY
crisply carved in shallow relief with a four-clawed dragon ferociously writhing amongst eight smaller dragons, all reserved on a diaper ground, the large central medallion encircled by a wide frieze of lingzhi fungus at the rim
27.8cm diameter

Condition Report: CONDITION REPORT: <i>- Good overall condition <br> - Small chip to the rim, 2cm long <br> - Lacquer crazing and associated losses to the double ring on the interior <br> - A fine age crack and some scratches to the experior <br> <br> <br> Condition Disclaimer <br> Under the <a href="http://www.lyonandturnbull.com/terms.asp">Conditions of Sale</a> applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an ''as is'' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. <br> <br> Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon &amp; Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.</i>

Notes: <i>Note: <br> The dish with its ''Long Jiu Zi'' (Nine Sons of the Dragon) design bears a strong similarity to a circular ink cake designed by the Ming Dynasty painter Ding Yunpeng (1547-1628), as recorded in the collection of ink designs Fangshi Mopu of 1588.</i>

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Auction Details

Fine Asian & Islamic Works of Art

By Lyon & Turnbull

May 15, 2019, 4:00 PM BST

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Terms

Buyer's Premium

£0 - 99,999: 30.0%
£100,000+: 25.0%
From:To:Increment:
£0£199£10
£200£499£20
£500£999£50
£1,000£1,999£100
£2,000£4,999£200
£5,000£9,999£500
£10,000£19,999£1,000
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