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    Sale 13753

    Collected in America: Chinese Ceramics from The Metropolitan Museum of Art

    15 September 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 828

    AN IRON-RED, YELLOW AND GREEN-ENAMELED VASE, MEIPING

    17TH CENTURY

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    AN IRON-RED, YELLOW AND GREEN-ENAMELED VASE, MEIPING
    17TH Century
    The vase is decorated on one side with a courtier flanked by two attendants, beside an immortal holding a scepter standing on billowing clouds, and on the reverse with a lady seated in a garden beside a rabbit on further clouds, all above a band of boys amidst lotus scroll on the waisted lower section. The base is inscribed with an apocryphal Jiajing mark.
    9 7/8 in. (25.1 cm.) high


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    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, accessioned in 1925 (Rogers Fund).