20 September 2005
PROPERTY FROM THE TOLEDO MUSEUM OF ART, SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ACQUISITIONS FUND*
A FAMILLE ROSE WINE CUP
EARLY 19TH CENTURY
Of deep, slightly flared form, painted on one side with a female immortal and on the other with prunus branches bearing pink and white blossoms, with a four-character seal mark, Xie zhu zhu zao, in iron red on the base
2 11/16 in (6.9 cm.) diam.
Mrs. George D. Pratt Collection.
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The seal mark, Xie zhu zhu zao, may be translated, 'Made for the Master of the Xie Bamboo'.
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