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TWO FAMILLE VERTE FIGURAL WATER VESSELS

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TWO FAMILLE VERTE FIGURAL WATER VESSELS
ONE KANGXI, ONE POSSIBLY LATER

Each modeled as the poet Lipo lounging in a drunken stupor, with right leg crossed over the left leg while leaning against a large wine jar tipped to the side, their faces with haughty expression below black caps, one dressed in pale green robes, the other wearing a floral patterned jacket and trousers, minor damage--7 1/2 in. (19.2cm.) long (2)

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For a similar model see Warren E. Cox, The Book of Pottery and Porcelain, vol. II, 1949, fig. 818
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