• European Noble and Private Col auction at Christies

    Sale 2835

    European Noble and Private Collections

    15 - 16 December 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 135

    A Chinese blue and white bowl

    KANGXI (1662-1722)

    Price Realised  


    A Chinese blue and white bowl
    Kangxi (1662-1722)
    Painted to the exterior with sprays of prunus, chrysanthemum, lotus and peony, below a half-openwork keyfret border encircling the rim, the interior with moulded central panel surrounded by a band of symbols, four figures in flowing robes carrying flower-baskets at the well, minor rim frits
    19.2 cm. diam.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    The Property of a Dutch Collector (lots 135-137)