7 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 6,250
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A SMALL BLUE AND WHITE OVIFORM JAR
painted with the 'Three Friends' growing from rockwork amidst breaking waves, the coiling stems forming stylised auspicious characters Fu Shou Kang Ning ('prosperity, longevity, health and peace'), underglaze blue six-character Xuande mark to base -- 5 5/8in. (14.4cm.) high.
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