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    Sale 2027

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    17 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 258

    A VERY LARGE FAMILLE VERTE GROUP OF TWO BOYS AND PLINTH

    Price Realised  

    A VERY LARGE FAMILLE VERTE GROUP OF TWO BOYS AND PLINTH
    Heavily potted as two laughing boys, the older boy carrying the younger boy on his back, each wearing a short chrysanthemum-patterned jacket secured by toggles, raised on a separate rectangular plinth
    36 in. (91.5 cm.) high overall


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    Provenance

    Parke Bernet Galleries, New York, 5 May 1964, lot 131.