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    Sale 12292

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles Part II

    11 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 806

    A BLUE AND WHITE 'BOYS' DISH

    WANLI SIX-CHARACTER MARK WITHIN A DOUBLE CIRCLE AND OF THE PERIOD (1573-1620)

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    A BLUE AND WHITE 'BOYS' DISH
    WANLI SIX-CHARACTER MARK WITHIN A DOUBLE CIRCLE AND OF THE PERIOD (1573-1620)
    The dish is painted to the interior with a central roundel enclosing five boys below a pine tree, encircled by the Eight Trigrams, Bagua. The reverse is decorated with two butterflies amidst flowering prunus branches.
    8 ¼ in. (21 cm.) diam.


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