Dragons, Buffalo, Lions and Horses Lead Caravan of Chinese Art at Bonhams

Dragon entwined Imperial ceramics, jade animals and a spectacular lamp made of buffalo horn, offer much to excite buyers at Bonhams Fine Chinese Art Sale on November 10th at New Bond Street, London.
An object that speaks loudly of Chinese craftsmanship features numerous dragons. An Imperial enamelled and blue ‘nine-dragon’ vase bearing the Qianlong seal mark, has a slender shape with high shoulders and is enamelled in vivid iron-red with nine three and five-clawed dragons in … Read More