• Fine Chinese Ceramics and Work auction at Christies

    Sale 7762

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    3 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 311

    A LARGE BLUE AND WHITE CYLINDRICAL BRUSHPOT, BITONG

    17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE BLUE AND WHITE CYLINDRICAL BRUSHPOT, BITONG
    17TH CENTURY
    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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