15 May 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,500
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A famille verte biscuit tripod stand, Kangxi (1662-1722)
of circular form, painted to the flattened roundel with a small dog standing upon pierced rockwork, looking upwards towards a butterfly inflight and a bird perched in a nearby branch, surrounded by flowering peony blossoms, bordered with concentric panels of wan and spotted key fret grounds, raised on three beast-headed supports -- 8¾in. (22.2cm.) wide, wood stand, fitted box.
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