• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5964

    Christie's Interiors

    24 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 180

    A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE TANKARD

    TRANSITIONAL (MID 17TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE TANKARD
    TRANSITIONAL (MID 17TH CENTURY)
    Painted with a dignitary and attendant in a fenced garden; together with a blue and white stemcup, Wanli (1573-1620), the interior with floral moulded and painted decoration, the exterior painted with Buddhistic symbols
    The first, 7¾in. (19.7cm.) high (2)


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