3 November 2009,
Price realised GBP 43,250
GBP 25,000 - GBP 35,000
A RARE FAMILLE ROSE BRUSH-STAND
YONGZHENG UNDERGLAZE BLUE SIX-CHARACTER MARK AND OF THE PERIOD (1723-35)
Of square form in three stepped sections, the base with pierced aprons depicting confronting stylised dragons and central yin-yang roundels, the central section pierced with panels containing shou characters reserved within geometric cell-pattern grounds, and the top with pierced dragon panels
7½ in. (19 cm.) high
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A very similar brush-stand from The Asian Art Museum, San Francisco, is illustrated by He Li in Chinese Ceramics, A New Standard Guide, London, 1996, p. 305, no. 659.
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From a private North American Collection.
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