19 May 2004
A PAIR OF MING BLUE AND WHITE CUPS AND STANDS
Each cup with steep rounded sides rising to a flaring rim, the exterior painted with birds perched on branches, the interior with a floral stem in the centre, the base with a seal mark, the stands with a central flower surrounded by a peony scroll below a foliate border painted in reserve, the reverse with flower sprays, the base with a four-character mark within a double circle, Fu Gui Jia Qi, Beautiful Vessel for the Rich and Honourable
the stands 13.5 cm. diam. (4)
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IDM 002/01/33, IDM 002/01/243
'' ! '' :This Lot is imported from outside the EU. The Buyer's Premium is calculated as 30.505% of the hammer price up to a value of €110,000 plus 19.2% of any amount in excess of €110,000.
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