A large Chinese Kangxi period ( 1662-1722) famille verte bowl

GBP 4,500.00

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Object Description

A large famille verte bowl, Kangxi period (1662-1722), 13 1/8 in. (33.3 cm.) diam.
The bowl is molded on the lower body with a band of petals which are decorated on the exterior with mythical beasts alternating with a variety of flowering plants and birds, all below a shaped, diagonally arranged panels enclosing various flowers growing amidst garden rocks, as well as butterflies and birds in flight. The center of the interior is similarly decorated at the rim. A seal mark within a double circle in underglaze-blue is on the base.

Object History

Provenance: John D. Rockefeller Jr. (1874-1960) Collection, New York.
Nelson A. Rockefeller (1908-1979) Collection, New York.
Ralph M. Chait Galleries, New York.

Object Condition

Condtion: Good

Object Details

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58-60 Kensington Church Street
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