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    Sale 1957

    Chinese Export Art

    23 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 18

    A PAIR OF FAMILLE VERTE PUZZLE JUGS AND COVERS

    KANGXI PERIOD

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF FAMILLE VERTE PUZZLE JUGS AND COVERS
    KANGXI PERIOD
    Each decorated with pairs of court ladies in lattice-fenced gardens, on one side watching with amusement as an insect lands on a potted plant, all on a bright green ground with black cell pattern, the aubergine handles rising up to encircle the pierced necks and set with monster mask spout
    9 3/8 in. (23.9 cm.) high (4)


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    Provenance

    with Chait Galleries, New York