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    Sale 7816

    Le Grand Goût - A Private European Collection

    17 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 39

    A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE BOX AND COVER

    WANLI MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1573-1619)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE BOX AND COVER
    WANLI MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1573-1619)
    The cover decorated with peony sprays issuing from rockwork, the box with panels of birds perched on blossoming branches, the interior divided into separate compartments
    7¼ in. (18.5 cm.) diam.


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