21 September 2000
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
A Rare Blue and White Dehua Hexagonal Bowl and Cover
Raised on three truncated supports left in the biscuit, the flaring sides painted in soft blue with two scenes of a bird perched on a blossoming branch above pierced rocks, the design repeated on the domed cover below an arched strap handle painted at either end with an insect
43/8in. (11.1cm.) across
Michael Butler Collection.
Chait Galleries, New York.
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