Lot n° 110
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: 4 000EUR
1840. Reign of H.M Thieu Tri (1840-1847)... - Lot 110 - Lynda Trouvé
1840. Reign of H.M Thieu Tri (1840-1847) or beginning of the reign of H.M Tu Duc (1847-1883).
Rare enamelled copper basin painted in polychrome with allegorical decoration of abundance on a royal blue background: flowers (peonies, chrysanthemums, wild orchids ...) fruits (lychees, peaches, grapes, mushrooms of longevity) and birds (butterflies, dragonflies, bats ...). This decoration is repeated on the bottom of the basin in a central medallion with a turquoise blue background and surrounded by pink pearls.
The reverse side with a light blue background is decorated with two stylised dragons in plant form. Diameter: 37.5 cm. (Restorations and unglazed border slightly deformed).
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