• Indian and Southeast Asian Art auction at Christies

    Sale 2300

    Indian and Southeast Asian Art

    23 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 277

    An Overglazed Enamelled Ceramic Dish


    Price Realised  


    An Overglazed Enamelled Ceramic Dish
    Vietnam, Annamese, 15th/16th century
    Thickly potted on a short foot, the interior painted with a bird amidst pomegranate-laden branches at center, surrounded by circular bands and the sides filled with a floral-and-vine pattern, the outside painted with an elegant lotus pattern
    16½ in. (41.8 cm.) diameter

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    For a similar example at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, see J. Guy, Vietnamese Ceramics: A Separate Tradition, 1997, p. 314-15, fig. nos. 251 and 252.


    Acquired in the 1960s

    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Gertrude Johnson Anderson Collection