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A FAMILLE VERTE DISH
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF LENORA AND WALTER F. BROWN
A FAMILLE VERTE DISH

KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)

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A FAMILLE VERTE DISH KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722) The dish is decorated with a scholar and attendant approaching a cluster of houses, with another scholar and attendant inside, all within a lush mountain setting beside a poetic inscription describing the scene followed by a seal, Hui'an. 13 3/8 in. (34 cm.) diam., cloth box
Provenance
Harcourt Johnstone (1895-1945) Collection.
Ralph M. Chait Galleries, New York, 24 June 1982.
The Lenora and Walter F. Brown Collection, San Antonio, Texas.
Exhibited
On loan: January 1936, no. 3 (according to label).

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The poetic inscription seen on the present dish was taken from a poem Xiao Zhu (The Hut) by Song dynasty poet Lu You (1125-1210).

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