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    Sale 2761

    Asian Art

    20 - 21 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 15

    A wucai rectangular box

    WANLI SIX CHARACTER MARK IN A LINE IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE WITHIN A DOUBLE RECTANGLE AND OF THE PERIOD

    Price Realised  

    A wucai rectangular box
    Wanli six character mark in a line in underglaze blue within a double rectangle and of the period
    The rectangular box divided in eight square compartments and surmounted on a stepped pedestal base, the exterior painted with flowering plants issuing from rockwork above a scroll and ruyi-lappet border around the base, cover missing, restorations, frits
    22.2 x 13.5 cm.


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    A similar box was sold in these rooms, 'Asian Art', 31 October 2006, lot 261.

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