• Lot 178

    An assorted lot of ten Yixing teapots and covers

    19TH 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    An assorted lot of ten Yixing teapots and covers
    19th 20th Century
    Comprising a Canton globular teapot enamelled with birds and butterflies among flowers, a teapot with conjoined cylindrical body, a teapot moulded with fish among waves, and seven miniature teapots, six signed to the base, some chips, one cover repaired
    4.7 - 11 cm. high (10)


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    Provenance

    The teapot moulded with fish: ex collection of J.P. Glerum, Amsterdam The conjoined teapot: Sotheby's 22 May 1987, lot 2008