• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 12291

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles Part I

    9 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 404

    SIX BLUE AND WHITE 'EQUESTRIAN WARRIOR' DISHES

    KANGXI SIX-CHARACTER MARKS IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1662-1722)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    SIX BLUE AND WHITE 'EQUESTRIAN WARRIOR' DISHES
    KANGXI SIX-CHARACTER MARKS IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND OF THE PERIOD (1662-1722)
    Each dish is decorated with a central design of two warriors on horseback, the cavettos with alternating panels enclosing warriors and flowers in reserve on a key fret ground.
    8 1/8 in. (20.8 cm.) diam.


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Provenance

    Christie's Amsterdam, 10 May 2000, lot 36.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION