30 March 2005
Property from the Saint Louis Art Museum, Sold to Benefit the Acquisitions Fund*
A FAMILLE VERTE OVOID JAR AND COVER
KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
Decorated with two quatrefoil panels of boys holding lotus branches against a background of foliate scrolls, separated by baskets of flowers, all below a border of stylized conjoined ruyi heads, the cover with a corresponding medallion of a boy holding a lotus branch above a similar ruyi border on the sides
8 in. (20.2 cm.) high
Samuel C. Davis Collection, St. Louis.
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