25 September 2020
A FAMILLE VERTE DOUBLE-GOURD VASE
KANGXI PERIOD (1662-1722)
The upper body is decorated with alternating chrysanthemum blossoms and shou characters, and the lower body with a border of pendent ruyi-head containing chrysanthemum scroll on a stippled ground, all between stylized borders.
17 ¾ in. (45 cm.) high, cloth box
Ralph M. Chait Galleries, New York, August 1982.
The Lenora and Walter F. Brown Collection, San Antonio, Texas.
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A famille verte double-gourd vase of the same design and comparable size (17 7/8 in. high) was sold at Christie’s New York, 24 March 2011, lot 1719.
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