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    Sale 2808

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    15 - 16 December 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 223

    A Chinese famille verte 'tea production' dish

    KANGXI (1662-1722)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Chinese famille verte 'tea production' dish
    Kangxi (1662-1722)
    Painted with a scene of figures in a courtyard weighing and trading the baskets of tea, a mountainous, tree-strewn river-landscape in the background, the shaped rim decorated with cartouches of flowers and birds alternated with ruyi-heads on a ground of iron-red flower-heads, restored
    37.5 cm. diam.


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