• The Decorative Arts Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2845

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    23 - 24 March 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 293

    An assorted lot of Chinese blue and white porcelain


    Price Realised  


    An assorted lot of Chinese blue and white porcelain
    Late 17th-19th Century
    Comprising an ovoid jar painted with leaf-shaped panels including prunus, lotus, chrysanthemum and peony, reserved on a cracked-ice ground with lotus reserved in white, 28 cm. high, wood stand; a pair of oblong octagonal serving dishes, decorated with a lady in a rowing-boat, 35.9 cm. wide; a circular dish painted with bamboo and peony in a fenced garden, 27 cm. diam.; a bowl and cover painted with lotus and lingzhi, 18 cm. diam.; and a set of six cups and saucers decorated with the 'cuckoo in the house' pattern, some frits, chips and hairline cracks (17)

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