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    Sale 5336

    Chinese Art

    7 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 27

    A PORCELAIN FAMILLE VERTE TABLE SCREEN, KANGXI (1662-1722)

    Price Realised  

    A PORCELAIN FAMILLE VERTE TABLE SCREEN, KANGXI (1662-1722)
    the double sided screen of rectangular form, painted with three children at play before their elderly seated grandparents, the reverse side with flowering branches issuing from rockwork fixed within a wooden supporting frame -- porcelain, 9 7/8in. (25.3cm.) wide; and a pair of small famille verte dishes with insects amongst peony blossoms and overhanging grass -- 8 1/8in. (20.6cm.) diam. (3)


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    Provenance

    John Laycock Collection, Singapore