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    Sale 1957

    Chinese Export Art

    23 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 17

    A PAIR OF FAMILLE VERTE LIBATION CUPS

    KANGXI PERIOD

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF FAMILLE VERTE LIBATION CUPS
    KANGXI PERIOD
    Each applied with four colorful chilong, a pair under the wide spout and another pair clambering up the squared handle, on the sides taotie masks bisected with flanges, all on a green dotted ground, repeated on the interior above a Buddhist lion
    4½ in. (11.4 cm.) long (2)


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    Provenance

    with Chait Galleries, New York