15 September 2005,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 840
GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,200
A late Ming blue and white plate
with barbed rim, painted with deer amongst bamboo and pine, within a border of ducks and lotus -- 8¼in. (21cm) diam; a pair of Ming blue and white plates painted with deer in landscapes and ducks -- 8½in. (21.5cm) diam; a Ming blue and white plate with a phoenix and precious objects -- 7¾in. (19.7cm) diam; a Swatow blue and white dish with a phoenix amongst peonies and bamboo -- 11 1/8in. (28.2cm) diam; and a blue and white dish with domed centre, decorated with figures on terraces, Kangxi -- 11 1/8in. (29.2cm) diam. (6)
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First item: For an almost identical plate, see 'Kraak Porcelain', Maura Rinaldi, col. pl. 53.
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