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    Sale 2389

    Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    27 November 2007, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1710

    A FINE SMALL GILT-DECORATED POWDER-BLUE-GROUND ROULEAU VASE

    Price Realised  

    A FINE SMALL GILT-DECORATED POWDER-BLUE-GROUND ROULEAU VASE
    KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)

    Painted in gilding with a bird perched in the branches of a tree amidst various blossoming plants and rocks and looking toward a large butterfly in flight, the canted shoulder with oval panels of floral sprays against a diaper pattern below a further scene of insects amidst blossoming plants and rocks
    10 in. (25.4 cm.) high


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    Previously sold at Christie's New York, 20 September 2005, lot 367.

    Provenance

    Bernat Collection


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF AN AMERICAN GENTLEMAN