London, South Kensington
10 September 2009
A WUCAI VASE AND COVER, TRANSITIONAL (MID 17TH CENTURY)
decorated in underglaze blue and famille verte enamels with a dignitary and attendants in a terrace on a fenced garden, the cover with boys amongst rockwork -- 14½in. (37cm.) high.
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