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    Sale 2761

    Asian Art

    20 - 21 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 19

    A blue and white Ming bowl

    XUANDE SIX CHARACTER MARK, CIRCA 1520

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A blue and white Ming bowl
    Xuande six character mark, Circa 1520
    With foliate rim, painted to the exterior with shaped panels of roundels of prunus, lotus, peony, lingzhi and camellia, the interior with a medallion of a long-tailed dragon amongst flowers, beneath a floral band at the rim, consolidated hairline cracks
    27.3 cm. diam.


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