15 September 2016
This lot is offered without a reserve
A BLUE AND WHITE FACETED EWER AND COVER
KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
The sides are decorated with shaped panels containing chrysanthemum, lotus, and rose, and the spout is flanked by two further flowers. Together with a blue and white bracket-lobed dish, Kangxi period, decorated in the center with flowering branches encircled by radiating petals enclosing further flowers on a 'cracked ice' ground in the well.
Ewer 4 ¼ in. (10.8 cm.) high, dish 8 ½ in. (21.6 cm.) diam.
Samuel Putnam Avery Sr. (1822-1904) Collection, New York.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, accessioned in 1879.
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