• European Noble and Private Col auction at Christies

    Sale 2835

    European Noble and Private Collections

    15 - 16 December 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 147

    A Chinese blue and white deep dish


    Price Realised  


    A Chinese blue and white deep dish
    Chenghua six character mark, Kangxi (1662-1722)
    Decorated to the centre with five equestrian figures armed with swords and spears in full gallop, surrounded on the well and rim with panels of birds between branches of prunus and hydrangea on a wave-pattern ground, all within a narrow zigzag-pattern border at the rim, some small rim chips, frits
    37.2 cm. diam.

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    With paper label from the Collection Joan Dirven, Eindhoven, Holland.