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    Sale 2761

    Asian Art

    20 - 21 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 33

    A blue and white 'kraak porselein' dish

    WANLI

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A blue and white 'kraak porselein' dish
    Wanli
    The large star-shaped panel decorated with a bird perched on a rock beside branches of peony and flowering peach, reserved on various geometric-pattern grounds, the moulded sides with cartouches of flowering peach alternating with auspicious symbols, below a wavy rim, rim chips and frittings
    36.4 cm. diam.


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    Pre-Lot Text

    The property of a lady

    To benefit National Museum van Speelklok tot Pierement, Utrecht