• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5916

    Christie's Interiors

    3 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 43

    A CHINESE WUCAI SQUARED DISH

    TRANSITIONAL (MID 17TH CENTURY)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CHINESE WUCAI SQUARED DISH
    TRANSITIONAL (MID 17TH CENTURY)
    With lobed corners, painted in famille verte enamels with two figures in a fenced garden, underglaze blue 'Tian Guang' ('Heavenly brilliance') sealmark to base
    5½in. (14cm.) wide


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    Provenance

    S. Marchant and Son, 1989, 'Exhibition of Transitional Wares for the Japanese and Domestic Markets', no. 81, label to base.