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    Sale 1976

    Fine Chinese Ceramics And Works Of Art

    19 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 654

    A FINE PEACHBLOOM-GLAZED BRUSH WASHER, TANGLUO XI

    KANGXI SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1662-1722)

    Price Realised  

    A FINE PEACHBLOOM-GLAZED BRUSH WASHER, TANGLUO XI
    KANGXI SIX-CHARACTER MARK IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1662-1722)
    The compressed globular body covered on the exterior with a glaze of crushed strawberry tone with tiny areas of mushroom color, with white rim and interior
    4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm.) diam., wood stand


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    Provenance

    Edward T. Chow.
    M.C. Wang Collection, China, formed through the 1940s, and thence by descent to the present owners.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM AN ASIAN FAMILY COLLECTION


    Literature

    H.D. Ling and E.T. Chow, Collection of Chinese Ceramics from the Hall of Leisurely Pastime, vol. II, Hong Kong, privately printed, 1950, one of no. 120 in the catalogue.