A collection of three Chinese Yixing zisha teapots,
20th century, each of shaped rectangular form, all moulded with squirrels amongst bamboo or vine tendrils, the covers similarly decorated, stamped marks to base and the interior of covers,
18 to 20cm (6)
二十世纪 宜兴紫砂松鼠葡萄纹茶壶 一组三件
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Sold for £120
Chips to all covers and inside of the teapot rims.
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Auction: Asian Art - Live Online, Thu, 28th May 2020
The current pandemic does not seem to have affected the Asian Art market with prices and interest remaining strong.
We are pleased to include in our forthcoming Asian Art sale an extraordinary kesi scroll, the magnificent embroidery depicting the celebration of the birthday of Queen Mother of the West. We also include the wonderful embroidery collection of Mr and Mrs Leitch, who lived in China from the late 19th century to the 1930s and a fabulous collection of Yixing zisha teapots and Japanese woodblock prints in the sale.
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