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    Sale 2808

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    15 - 16 December 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 148

    Two Chinese blue and white 'kraak porselein klapmuts' bowls and a dish

    WANLI (1573-1619)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Two Chinese blue and white 'kraak porselein klapmuts' bowls and a dish
    Wanli (1573-1619)
    Comprising a 'klapmuts' bowl painted to the centre with 'scholar's objects', hairline crack, 14.3 cm. diam.; a bowl decorated to the interior with a roundel including a river landscape, below ogival panels at the well, the rim with floral decorations, 21.7 cm. diam.; and a dish decorated to the centre with a star-shaped medallion including 'scholar's objects', encircled at the well by medallions of fruits and further symbols, re-stuck rim chip, 21 cm. diam. (3)


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