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    Sale 2611

    Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    27 May 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1822

    A FINE BLUE AND WHITE 'PHOENIX' BOWL

    Price Realised  

    A FINE BLUE AND WHITE 'PHOENIX' BOWL
    KANGXI SIX-CHARACTER MARK WITHIN DOUBLE-CIRCLES AND OF THE PERIOD (1662-1722)

    The rounded sides of slightly flaring form, delicately painted to the exterior in soft tones of cobalt-blue with two long-tailed phoenix in flight framed by ruyi-shaped clouds between double-line borders at the foot and rim
    6 in. (15.2 cm.) diam., box


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    Previously sold at Sotheby's Hong Kong, 14 November 1989, lot 64.

    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A NORTH AMERICAN COLLECTOR