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    Sale 1957

    Chinese Export Art

    23 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 13

    A WUCAI SLEEVE VASE

    TRANSITIONAL PERIOD

    Price Realised  

    A WUCAI SLEEVE VASE
    TRANSITIONAL PERIOD
    Painted with a continuous scene showing a peacock standing on a rock amidst tree peonies of various colors, other birds in flight above and a blossoming prunus branch growing from the rocks on one side reserved against a blue wash sky below the moon, with a narrow 'cracked ice' band on the shoulder and blossoming branches on the waisted neck, brown-dressed rim
    14 1/8 in. (36 cm.) high


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