• Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works  auction at Christies

    Sale 2196

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    15 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 375

    A FAMILLE JAUNE BRUSHWASHER

    THE PORCELAIN WITH KANGXI SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1662-1722)

    Price Realised  

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    A FAMILLE JAUNE BRUSHWASHER
    THE PORCELAIN WITH KANGXI SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1662-1722)
    Stoutly potted with shallow, slightly flaring sides, the interior painted with a qilin standing on a rocky precipice above turbulent waves below alternating panels of ribbon-tied babao reserved on a diaper ground, the exterior decorated with the Eight Daoist Emblems reserved on a wave ground
    5¾ in. (14 cm.) diam., box


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    Provenance

    Formerly J.M. Hu Collection.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM AN EAST COAST COLLECTION