27 May 2008,
Price realised HKD 37,500
Estimate HKD 40,000 - HKD 60,000
A PAIR OF FAMILLE ROSE WINECUPS
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
Each with deep flaring sides, delicately painted around the exterior with two pairs of tree shrews playing with clusters of melon
3 3/16 in. (8 cm.) diam.
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Previously sold at Sotheby's Hong Kong, 14 May 1983, lot 576.
THE PROPERTY OF AN ASIAN PRIVATE COLLECTOR
Hong Kong,The Hong Kong O.C.S. Exhibition of Ch'ing Polychrome Porcelain, Fung Ping Shan Museum, University of Hong Kong, 1977, Catalogue no. 58
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