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    Sale 2761

    Asian Art

    20 - 21 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 201

    An assorted group of cups and saucers


    Price Realised  


    An assorted group of cups and saucers
    Kangxi, Yongzheng and Qianlong
    A famille verte cup and saucer painted with two branches of prunus between birds in flight radiating from a central medallion containing a butterfly above daisies; a famille rose cup and saucer, finely enamelled and gilt with two ladies in an interior standing among furniture and 'scholar's objects', one washing her hands in a basin; a famille rose saucer dish depicting a star- and moonlit scene from the 'Romance of the Western Chamber' (Xixiang Ji), the student Zhang climbs over a wall to join his love Yingying and her servant in a garden, 13.3 cm. diam.; and a Dutch-decorated small cup and saucer decorated with a mythological scene showing a half-draped couple seated in a landscape, minute and few minor frits (7)

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