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    Sale 2825

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    30 June - 1 July 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 293

    Two Chinese blue and white jars and covers and an incense burner

    KANGXI (1662-1722)

    Price Realised  

    Two Chinese blue and white jars and covers and an incense burner
    Kangxi (1662-1722)
    A slender oviform jar decorated with washed-blue ground lappet borders to the shoulder and base between flower sprays, cover glued, 26 cm. high; an oviform jar and cover with vertically ribbed sides, painted with floral roundels and bands, 22.5 cm. high; and a compressed globular incense burner decorated with a washed-blue cracked-ice pattern ground reserved with prunus, 23.2 cm. diam. (3)


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    Provenance

    The jar: Fa.A.C. Beeling & Zn., Leeuwarden, The Netherlands