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    Sale 5364

    Christie's Interiors

    2 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 404

    A CHINESE FAMILLE VERTE HEXAGONAL CHARGER

    KANGXI (1662-1722)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CHINESE FAMILLE VERTE HEXAGONAL CHARGER
    KANGXI (1662-1722)
    Painted to the central well with a pair of long tailed birds perched amongst flowering peony and magnolia, the inner rim with cartouches of shrimp and crab surrounded by peony flowerheads on a green stippled ground, with ribbed foliate rim edge; and two smaller similarly decorated dishes
    Larger dish - 15 3/8in. (39cm.) diam. (3)


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    Provenance

    Previously Christies Paris, 7th Nov 2002, lots 253 and 256.