10 September 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,750
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A FAMILLE VERTE JAR AND WOOD COVER, KANGXI (1662-1722)
painted to the body in vibrant enamels with alternating panels of a ladies before jardineres of flowering chrysanthemum and still-lifes of archaistic vases and censers, the pierced wood cover with an inset jade duck roundel -- 12 5/8in. (32cm.) high.
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Previously published in the Collection of Chinese and Other Far Eastern Art, Assembled by Yamanaka & Company, New York, 1943, no. 1022.
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