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    Sale 2818

    European Noble and Private Collections

    31 March - 1 April 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 344

    Two Chinese blue and white bowls

    KANGXI (1662-1722)

    Price Realised  


    Two Chinese blue and white bowls
    Kangxi (1662-1722)
    One painted to the exterior with a continuous scene of equestrian warriors in a landscape, the interior roundel with a fisherman in a mountainous river landscape beneath a diaper pattern border at the rim, Chenghua six character mark, 19.7 cm. diam.; and a ribbed bowl painted with vertical panels of lotus, prunus, peach, peony, chrysanthemum and lily, the interior painted with peony issuing from rockwork, beneath a band of flower panels at the wavy rim, 21.5 cm. diam., minor chips and frits (2)

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