• The Decorative Arts Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2845

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    23 - 24 March 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 161

    A Chinese blue and white and gilt two-handled jar and cover

    KANGXI (1662-1722)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Chinese blue and white and gilt two-handled jar and cover
    Kangxi (1662-1722)
    The cylindrical body painted to each side with a panel of elegant ladies in a dinner setting, modelled with two gilt loop monster-head handles, the footring moulded with a beaded band, the high flat cover with similar band, the top painted with shaped panels on a diaper-ground, surmounted by a large fo-dog finial, chips, crack, baking flaw, restoration
    25.7 cm. high


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