16 September 2016
A FAMILLE VERTE BOWL
KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
The exterior is decorated on one side with a bird perched on a blossoming crabapple branch, on the reverse with a blue butterfly, and on the bottom of the interior with a rose spray. An apocryphal Chengua mark is on the base.
7 5/8 in. (19.5 cm.) diam.
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