• Chinese Ceramics & Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5944

    Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

    10 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 32

    A CELADON GLAZED CYLINDRICAL BRUSHPOT

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    A CELADON GLAZED CYLINDRICAL BRUSHPOT
    carved with stylised confronting mythical beasts amongst trailing lingzhi sprays on a ground of cloud scrolls, underglaze blue four character commendation mark to base 'Wen zhang shan dou' (Scholarship as high as the mountains and the Great Bear) -- 8½in. (21.5cm) diam.


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