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    Sale 12548

    The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    5 April 2016, Hong Kong

  • Lot 119

    A LARGE BLUE AND WHITE 'PHEASANT AND PEONY' JAR

    KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)

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    A LARGE BLUE AND WHITE 'PHEASANT AND PEONY' JAR
    KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
    The ovoid body is painted in delicate shades of blue depicting a large pheasant perched on a jagged rock amidst clusters of peony blossoms and bamboo stems, all between double-line borders, below a band of pendent lappets on the neck. The base is unglazed.
    14 1/4 in. (36.2 cm.) high, Japanese wood box


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    Provenance

    A Japanese private collection, acquired in the 1940s