Video | The Thornhill Stem Cup

Hong Kong Auction Highlight

 

 

Head of Asian Art Lee Young takes a closer look at The Thornhill Stem Cup - this Ming Xuande (1426-35) mark and period blue and white stem cup is an excellent example of its type and is virtually unseen outside museum collections.


A HIGHLY IMPORTANT BLUE AND WHITE 'DRAGON' STEM CUP
XUANDE SIX-CHARACTER MARK AND OF THE PERIOD
10.3cm high


Sold for HK$ 41,560,000 (approx £3.6million)
Result inclusive of buyer's premium

 

 


 

DATES FOR YOUR DIARY

 
Viewing in New York
14 to 16 March 2016 | Carlton Hobbs, New York
Viewing in Hong Kong
28 to 31 May 2016

Auction
Chinese Works of Art | 31 May 2016 | Liang Yi Museum, Hollywood Rd, Hong Kong

CONTACT
Lee Young | 0207 930 9115
lee.young@lyonandturnbull.com

 

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