• Lot 179

    An assorted lot of eight Yixing teapots and covers

    18-20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    An assorted lot of eight Yixing teapots and covers
    18-20th Century
    Comprising a chocolate brown and cream teapot with long waisted neck
    moulded with branches of the 'Three Friends', a teapot with upright
    handle moulded with two rabbits, a hexagonal teapot, two rectangular
    teapots, two globular and a melon shaped teapot, two signed, minor
    small chips
    9 - 17.5 cm. high (8)


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    Provenance

    The teapot with rabbit: Bastings Antiek, 1992, Netherlands
    The openwork teapot: Sotheby's 22 May, 1987, lot 2153