Gibson Antiques


Chinese antiques and works of art
Booth: A2

A Chinese Imperial cloisonné enamel tripod censer
Of compressed two-handled lobed form, decorated with a band of classic lotus scrolls against a turquoise ground,
resting on three gilt pad feet.
Qing Dynasty, Qianlong four-character incised mark with an additional character and of the period (1736 – 1795)
H.7.5 x D. 9 cm
Provenance: Capt. Harry L. Evans, RM (1831-1883) and thence by family descent.

Gibson Antiques is run by Alastair Gibson MRICS, former Director and Head of Sotheby’s Chinese & Japanese Ceramics and Works of Art Department for London and Europe. With over 20 years’ experience within the auction and fine art world, Alastair’s specialist knowledge includes British, European and Oriental ceramics and works of art. As well as taking part in multiple international art fairs to broaden his global reach, Alastair writes articles for leading antiques publications and regularly vets antique shows including Masterpiece, BADA and LAPADA antique fairs.

Contact details
Flat 7 Georgian House, 10 Bury Street, St James’s London, SW1Y 6AA, UK
T: +44 078 3164 5468