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    Sale 2808

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    15 - 16 December 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 195

    A Chinese wucai ovoid jar


    Price Realised  

    A Chinese wucai ovoid jar
    Kangxi six character mark and of the period (1662-1722)
    Decorated in underglaze-blue, iron-red, yellow, green and aubergine glazes with five officials studying a handscroll, two attendants carrying objects behind them, all in a rocky landscape strewn with shrubs of pine and bamboo, wood cover, old rim chips
    19.9 cm. high

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    With label 'Kunst Industri Museet 519 Kobenhavn 1950'.