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    Sale 5333

    Chinese & Japanese Art

    15 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 174

    A Blue and white hexagonal jar, Jiajing (1522-1566)

    Price Realised  

    A Blue and white hexagonal jar, Jiajing (1522-1566)
    painted with bamboo, prunus and pine issuing from rockwork jutting out from rolling waves, their branches growing in the form of auspcious characters, the shoulder decorated with quatrefoil cartouches of crane amongst scrolling clouds alterating with stylised lotus flowers on a inverted y-formed hatch ground, the rim with further floral panels -- 9¾in. (24.8cm.) high.


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