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    Sale 2825

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    30 June - 1 July 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 294

    A Chinese blue and white 'dragon' vase

    KANGXI (1662-1722)

    Price Realised  

    A Chinese blue and white 'dragon' vase
    Kangxi (1662-1722)
    The slender baluster sides painted with a large writhing dragon clasping the 'sacred' pearl in one claw amongst firing cloud scrolls, the slightly flaring neck encircled by bands of ruyi, clouds, keyfret and jewels, small glaze crack
    46.6 cm. high


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A DUTCH GENTLEMAN
    (Lots 294-297)