10 September 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,875
Estimate GBP 500 - GBP 800
A BLUE AND WHITE BOWL, KANGXI (1662-1722)
painted to the centre with boys playing in a garden, the exterior with cartouches with narrative scenes from Xi Xiang Ji ('The Romance of the Western Chamber'), Chenghua underglaze blue six-character mark to base -- 8½in. (21.7cm.) diam.
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