3 November 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 13,750
Estimate GBP 6,000 - GBP 8,000
A LARGE BLUE AND WHITE CYLINDRICAL BRUSHPOT, BITONG
Sturdily potted with straight walls, finely painted in deep shades of cobalt blue with two groups of scholars and officials in a garden setting watching a Daoist constellation
6 in. (15 cm.) high
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Compare an almost identical brushpot in the Shanghai Museum, but with a Kangxi six-character mark, illustrated in Kangxi Porcelain Wares from the Shanghai Museum Collection, Shanghai, 1998, no. 28.
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Please note that this lot is being sold without a date and no reserve.
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