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    Sale 2811

    European Noble and Private Collections

    24 - 25 June 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 482

    A Chinese blue and white circular tureen and cover and two dishes

    KANGXI (1662-1722) AND QIANLONG (1736-1795)

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    A Chinese blue and white circular tureen and cover and two dishes
    Kangxi (1662-1722) and Qianlong (1736-1795)
    The tureen of compressed bulbous circular form, painted with panels of river-landscapes alternated with peony-sprays, the shaped cover with four triangular panels of peony and chrysanthemum, 20.4 cm. diam.; a dish painted to the large central roundel with peach blossom issuing from rockwork, the wavy rim decorated with dense flower-sprays, the reverse with six character Kangxi mark and of the period, 36 cm. diam.; and a deep plate painted with a willow issuing from a rockwork near a lotus-pond, a geometrical-pattern border at the rim, 25.5 cm. diam., chips and cracks (3)

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