• The Ismail Merchant Collection auction at Christies

    Sale 5980

    The Ismail Merchant Collection

    7 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 5

    A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE FLUTED BOWL

    WANLI (1573-1619)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE FLUTED BOWL
    WANLI (1573-1619)
    With foliate rim, painted to the interior with two bands of river landscape motifs intersected with stylised roundel motifs, the exterior with tall fruiting and flowering branches below a band of frolicking horses
    8 1/8in. (20.8cm.) diam.


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