• Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5812

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles

    6 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 203

    A MATCHED PAIR OF LARGE WOODEN PEACH GROUPS, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A MATCHED PAIR OF LARGE WOODEN PEACH GROUPS, 18TH CENTURY
    each similarly carved as a cluster of peaches issuing from leafy branches -- the highest, 6¼in. (16cm.) high. (2)


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    Exhibited by the Oriental Ceramic Society, The Chinese Scholar's Desk 17th to 18th Century, An Exhibition held in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, Oct 1st- Oct 31st 1979, p. 15, no. 74.

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    Provenance

    Plesch collection (Ws 16p); acquired from Sparks, London, April 1979.