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    Sale 7621

    A Private English Collection of White Jade Carvings & Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    4 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 172

    A RARE BLUE AND WHITE BEAKER VASE

    CHONGZHEN (1628-44)

    Price Realised  

    A RARE BLUE AND WHITE BEAKER VASE
    CHONGZHEN (1628-44)
    The tall waisted vase with spreading foot and flaring mouth, painted around the upper body depicting Wenchang standing on the head of a dragon beside rocks emerging from scrolling waves, the reverse with lines of inscriptions, all above a band of hanging plantain leaves and rockwork
    15 5/8 in. (39.6 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Kwok Gallery, Singapore, 28 September 1985


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE ASIAN COLLECTION (LOTS 172-181)