15 September 2016
This lot is offered without a reserve
A FAMILLE VERTE SCALLOPED OVAL BASIN
KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
The interior is decorated with an oval panel enclosing two birds perched on the branches of a flowering tree. The fluted well is decorated with further groups of birds on flowering branches and a lotus group, beneath shaped panels of butterflies and flower sprigs reserved on a diaper border beneath the gilded rim. The exterior is similarly decorated.
13 ¾ in. (35.3 cm.) wide
W.B. Osgood Field (1870-1944) Collection.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, accessioned in 1902.
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