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    Sale 1957

    Chinese Export Art

    23 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 7

    A BLUE AND WHITE GINGER JAR AND COVER

    KANGXI PERIOD

    Price Realised  

    A BLUE AND WHITE GINGER JAR AND COVER
    KANGXI PERIOD
    Painted in inky tones of cobalt blue with four large panels of flowering plants growing from weathered rock, around the shoulder a deep lappet collar filled with leafy scrollwork, the domed cover centered by a stylized flowerhead
    8 1/8 in. (20.5 cm.) high (2)


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    Provenance

    with Bluett & Sons, London