• The Ismail Merchant Collection auction at Christies

    Sale 5980

    The Ismail Merchant Collection

    7 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 9

    A PAIR OF CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE JARS AND WOOD COVERS

    KANGXI (1662-1722)

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF CHINESE BLUE AND WHITE JARS AND WOOD COVERS
    KANGXI (1662-1722)
    Each painted with pairs of deer upon a river bank, a crane in flight overhead surrounded by dense foliate pine, tall rockwork and scrolling clouds
    The porcelain, 12 5/8 in. (32 cm.) high (2)


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    Provenance

    The Amos Collection, Christie's, Hong Kong, 11 November 1985, lot 143.