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    Sale 2808

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    15 - 16 December 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 178

    A Chinese blue and white yanyan vase

    KANGXI (1662-1722)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Chinese blue and white yanyan vase
    Kangxi (1662-1722)
    The baluster body painted with a pheasant perched on rockwork among branches of magnolia and cherry blossom, the flaring neck with further branches of cherry blossom and birds, minor rim chips
    26 cm. high


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