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    Sale 2761

    Asian Art

    20 - 21 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 57

    An underglaze-blue and copper-red baluster vase

    CHENGHUA SIX CHARACTER MARK, KANGXI

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    An underglaze-blue and copper-red baluster vase
    Chenghua six character mark, Kangxi
    Painted to the slender body with squirrels climbing in fruiting branches of vine sprouting from a rocky ground, the grapes picked out in copper-red, the neck beneath the slightly flaring rim decorated with a trailing branch of vine leaves and grapes, all between double-line borders, the base with restoration, minor glaze frits
    43.5 cm. high


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