• Chinese Ceramics & Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5944

    Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

    10 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 15

    A FAMILLE VERTE JAR AND WOOD COVER, KANGXI (1662-1722)

    Price Realised  

    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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