30 March 2005
AN UNUSUAL FAMILLE VERTE DEEP BOWL
KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
Decorated with four quartrefoil panels enclosing pairs of peacocks standing on a river bank, reserved on a floral diaper ground embellished with musical instruments, the base of the well with a writhing dragon, with an apocryphal Chenghua mark
7½ in. (19 cm.) diam.
Morgan Collection, no. 1261.
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