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    Sale 1976

    Fine Chinese Ceramics And Works Of Art

    19 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 592

    A BLUE AND WHITE DRUM-FORM BRUSH AND INK-STICK STAND

    MING DYNASTY, 16TH-17TH CENTURY

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    A BLUE AND WHITE DRUM-FORM BRUSH AND INK-STICK STAND
    MING DYNASTY, 16TH-17TH CENTURY
    The slightly convex top with rectangular and circular apertures for brushes and ink sticks, the apertures separated by leafy branches of fruiting and blossoming pomegranate, lingzhi, lotus and chrysanthemum, the exterior painted with a continuous lotus scroll between narrow raised bands of diaper ground
    5 5/16 in. (13.5 cm.) diam, Japanese wood box


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