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    Sale 2761

    Asian Art

    20 - 21 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 37

    A pair of blue and white 'kraak porselein' klapmuts bowls

    WANLI

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A pair of blue and white 'kraak porselein' klapmuts bowls
    Wanli
    Finely painted to the centre with a bird perched on rockwork amongst flowering peony and chrysanthemum, surrounded by ogival flower panels between ribbons in the well, the shaped everted rim with taotie masks and decoration of ribbons, the exterior with four ruyi-head panels, minor chips and frits
    13.7 cm. diam. (2)


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