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A PAIR OF DOUCAI SMALL CUPS

GUANGXU SIX-CHARACTER MARKS AND OF THE PERIOD

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A PAIR OF DOUCAI SMALL CUPS
GUANGXU SIX-CHARACTER MARKS AND OF THE PERIOD
The exterior of each cup delicately decorated with narcissus growing beside ornamental rockwork
2¼in. (5.7cm.) diam. (2)
Literature
In Imperial Porcelain of the late Qing, Catalogue, p. 22, Kwan notes "a wine cup with narcissus flower in wucai, included in the production lists of the Imperial Kilns for the third year of Tongzhi (1864).
Exhibited
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Imperial Porcelain of Late Qing, Kwan Collection, 1983, Catalogue, no. 108
National Museum of History, Taipei, Imperial Porcelain of late Ch'ing, From the Kwan Collection, 1985, Catalogue, no. 108
Wonders of the Potter's Palette, Catalogue, no. 119
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