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    Sale 2825

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    30 June - 1 July 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 275

    A Chinese group of three famille verte nesting bowls

    CHENGHUA SIX CHARACTER MARK, KANGXI (1662-1722)

    Price Realised  

    A Chinese group of three famille verte nesting bowls
    Chenghua six character mark, Kangxi (1662-1722)
    The flaring sides finely painted with different figure scenes, the first depicting a scholar pointing at a reclining goat beside a servant carrying a gourd, the second with a scholar standing beside a deer, the third with a pensive scholar seated on a grassy riverbank
    7.8, 9.1 and 10 cm. diam. (3)


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    Provenance

    Bluett, London


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A DUTCH FAMILY