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    Sale 2269

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Jades from the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

    19 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 756

    A FAMILLE VERTE BALUSTER VASE

    KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)

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    A FAMILLE VERTE BALUSTER VASE
    KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
    Painted around the body with a scene of two officials and their attendant in a pavilion amidst rocks and trees beneath scrolling clouds, being approached by two soldiers as they look over a wide river to a distant procession of soliders, some on horseback and others bearing flags, beneath a narrow border containing reserves of lotus blossoms on a simplified wan diaper ground on the shoulder and a landscape scene of a sage and attendant crossing a bridge to a distant pavilion on the flared neck, the base with apocryphal Chenghua mark
    17 3/8 in. (44.1 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Ralph M. Chait Galleries, New York.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A PARK AVENUE RESIDENCE