16 November 1999
A FAMILLE VERTE BISCUIT LOBED BRUSHWASHER
kangxi six-character mark and of the period (1662 - 1722)
Enamelled in the centre with crickets, a butterfly and chrysanthemums, the lobed sides enamelled variously with butterflies, other insects, crustacea and flowers in green, aubergine and yellow enamels on a sea-green ground
5 in. (14 cm.) diam.
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