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    Sale 2808

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    15 - 16 December 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 237

    Three Chinese famille verte dishes

    KANGXI (1662-1722)

    Price Realised  


    Three Chinese famille verte dishes
    Kangxi (1662-1722)
    Comprising a large dish decorated with three butterflies hovering among clusters of peony, chrysanthemum, lotus and prunus, 36.2 cm. diam.; a dish painted to the central shaped medallion with a flower-basket surrounded by radiating flower-sprays, 26.5 cm. diam.; and a shaped dish painted and gilt to the central roundel with a pair of flower-sprigs, the deep well with further flowers, 27 cm. diam., repair and damages (3)

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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that lot 237 consists of the utmost left dish and the two dishes in the right of the image of lot 236 and 237 and not as suggested in the catalogue.