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    Sale 7720

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    12 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 178

    A PAIR OF FAMILLE VERTE OVIFORM JARS

    KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF FAMILLE VERTE OVIFORM JARS
    KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
    Each unusually enamelled with a ram and a hound divided by a hawk in flight, all in a continuous landscape with a gnarled pine tree, rocky outcrops and clouds, the shoulder with a geometric band reserved with four cartouches enclosing a reclining deer, a hare and birds
    8¾ in. (22.5 cm.) high (2)


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    Provenance

    L. Wannieck, Paris.
    Commander Francis 'Paul' Orlando Bridgeman, and thence by descent.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM AN ENGLISH ESTATE