15 September 2016
This lot is offered without a reserve
A FAMILLE VERTE EWER AND COVER
KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
One side is decorated with ladies and a scholar in a garden, and the other side with a lady in a cart accompanied by a guard on horseback greeting two soldiers in a rocky landscape, all flanked by the "rattan-wrapped" handle and the curved spout. The cover is decorated with a flower blossom within a key-fret border.
6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm.) high
Mary Clark Thompson (1835-1923) Collection.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, accessioned in 1923.
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