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    Sale 2269

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Jades from the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

    19 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 723

    A BLUE AND WHITE PEAR-SHAPED EWER

    TRANSITIONAL PERIOD, CIRCA 1640

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    A BLUE AND WHITE PEAR-SHAPED EWER
    TRANSITIONAL PERIOD, CIRCA 1640
    The globular body painted with a figural scene between decorative borders, with upright tulip stems on two sides of the neck and a long leaf pendent from the pinched spout, the handle painted with blue dots, raised on a spreading foot encircled by pendent leaf tips
    13½ in. (34.4 cm.) high


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